Pomona has a total population of 4,019 and a student population of 7,559. Of these students, 7,559 are enrolled in schools that offer hospitality programs.
Of the 1 hospitality schools in Pomona, the largest hospitality school, by student population, is The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey. In 2010, The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey graduated approximately 28 students from its hospitality program.
A reported 28 students graduated with credentials in hospitality in Pomona in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Pomona's hospitality schools was $27,860 per year for instate students and $33,543 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for hospitality related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Pomona-based hospitality schools, you will have an added expense of $10,694 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $16,881.
After graduating with your credentials in hospitality, if you decide to work as a hospitality professional in Pomona, your job prospects are not very good. There were 18,500 hospitality professionals working in New Jersey and 2,230 working in the greater Pomona area in 2010. The government projects that the number of hospitality professionals in Pomona will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for hospitality professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a hospitality professional in Pomona is $28,040 per year, which is higher than the average for hospitality professionals state-wide.