Paramus has a general population of 25,737 and an overall student population of 17,766. Approximately 16,469 of Paramus's students are enrolled in schools that offer hospitality programs.
Of the 1 hospitality schools in Paramus, the largest hospitality school, by student population, is Bergen Community College. In 2010, Bergen Community College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in hospitality.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a hospitality certificate from one of Paramus's hospitality schools. If you decide to attend a hospitality school in Paramus, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,518.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for hospitality related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Paramus after graduating from hospitality school, you should know that job prospects for hospitality professionals in Paramus, which is the most popular hospitality profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 18,500 hospitality professionals in New Jersey, 27,070 were working in the greater Paramus area. The government projects that the number of hospitality professionals in Paramus will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for hospitality professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a hospitality professional in Paramus is $27,690 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for hospitality professionals.