Cincinnati has a general population of 331,285 and an overall student population of 65,848. Approximately 10,165 of Cincinnati's students are enrolled in schools that offer pastry programs.
Of the 1 pastry schools in Cincinnati, the largest pastry school, by student population, is Cincinnati State Technical and Community College. In 2010, Cincinnati State Technical and Community College graduated approximately 9 students from its pastry program.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in pastry in Cincinnati in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $4,755 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $3,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a pastry program in Cincinnati.
If you plan on staying in Cincinnati after graduating from pastry school, you should know that job prospects for pastry chefs in Cincinnati, which is the most popular pastry profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 pastry chefs in Ohio were working in the greater Cincinnati area. Cincinnati's pastry chef workforce is projected to decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for pastry chefs.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a pastry chef in Cincinnati is $24,080 per year, which is higher than the average for pastry chefs state-wide.