With an overall population of 95,658 and a student population of 67,253, approximately 706 of Albany students attend one of Albany's schools that offer hospitality programs.
Of the 1 hospitality schools in Albany, the largest hospitality school, by student population, is Mildred Elley School. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Mildred Elley School with credentials in hospitality.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a hospitality degree from one of Albany's hospitality schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $8,976 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $950 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a hospitality program in Albany.
If you plan on staying in Albany after graduating from hospitality school, you should know that job prospects for hospitality professionals in Albany, which is the most popular hospitality profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 42,760 hospitality professionals in New York. Of these hospitality professionals, 2,540 were working in the greater Albany area. The government projects that the number of hospitality professionals in Albany will increase by 7% 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 Albany is $26,810 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for hospitality professionals.