Plattsburgh has a total population of 18,816 and a student population of 8,760. Of these students, 6,453 are enrolled in schools that offer hotel management programs.
The largest hotel management school in Plattsburgh, by student population, is SUNY College at Plattsburgh. In 2010, SUNY College at Plattsburgh graduated approximately 59 students from its hotel management program.
In 2010, 59 students graduated with a hotel management degree in Plattsburgh. Tuition in 2009 at Plattsburgh's hotel management schools was $17,645 per year for instate students and $25,545 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $950 for hotel management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Plattsburgh-based hotel management schools, you will have an added expense of $9,100 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,391.
If you plan on staying in Plattsburgh after graduating from hotel management school, you should know that job prospects for hotel managers in Plattsburgh, which is the most popular hotel management profession, are not very good. Plattsburgh's hotel manager workforce is projected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for hotel managers.