With an overall population of 9,175 and a student population of 1,657, approximately 1,657 of Bradford students attend one of Bradford's schools that offer hospitality programs.
The largest hospitality school in Bradford, by student population, is University of Pittsburgh-Bradford. In 2010, University of Pittsburgh-Bradford graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in hospitality.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a hospitality degree from one of Bradford's hospitality schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $23,148 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Bradford hospitality schools was an average of $32,708 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,050 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a hospitality program in Bradford. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,480 per year, on average, for room and board at Bradford-based hospitality schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,502.
If you plan on staying in Bradford after graduating from hospitality school, you should know that job prospects for hospitality professionals in Bradford, which is the most popular hospitality profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 27 hospitality professionals in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Bradford area. The number of hospitality professionals in Bradford is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for hospitality professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a hospitality professional in Bradford is $18,460 per year, which is lower than the average for hospitality professionals state-wide.
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