Oakdale has a total population of 8,075 and a student population of 5,532. Of these students, 5,532 are enrolled in schools that offer hospitality programs.
Of the 1 hospitality schools in Oakdale, the largest hospitality school, by student population, is Dowling College. In 2010, Dowling College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in hospitality.
If you decide to attend a hospitality school in Oakdale, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,850.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a hospitality program in Oakdale. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,200 per year, on average, for room and board at Oakdale-based hospitality schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,950.
If you decide to work as a hospitality professional in Oakdale, your job prospects are not very good. There were 42,760 hospitality professionals working in New York and 6,410 working in the greater Oakdale area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of hospitality professionals is expected to increase by 7% in Oakdale. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for hospitality professionals.
As a hospitality professional in Oakdale, you can expect to make an average salary of $28,420 per year. This is higher than the average salary for hospitality professionals in the state.