With an overall population of 29,287 and a student population of 27,527, approximately 20,633 of Ithaca students attend one of Ithaca's schools that offer hotel management programs.
Cornell University is the largest hotel management school in Ithaca, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 310 students graduated from the Hotel Management program at Cornell University.
A total of 310 students graduated with credentials in hotel management from hotel management schools in Ithaca in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $37,954 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $760 for hotel management related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Ithaca-based hotel management schools, you will have an added expense of $12,160 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $40,254.
Many hotel management graduates choose to work as hotel managers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Ithaca, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of hotel managers is expected to increase by 1% in Ithaca. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for hotel managers.