With an overall population of 173,618 and a student population of 36,049, approximately 10,709 of Providence students attend one of Providence's schools that offer hotel management programs.
Providence's largest hotel management school is Johnson & Wales University. In 2010, Johnson & Wales University graduated approximately 146 students with credentials in hotel management.
In 2010, 146 students graduated with a hotel management degree in Providence. If you decide to attend a hotel management school in Providence, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $23,490.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for hotel management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,249 per year, on average, for room and board at Providence-based hotel management schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in hotel management, if you decide to work as a hotel manager in Providence, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 220 hotel managers in Rhode Island, 70 were working in the greater Providence area. The number of hotel managers in Providence is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for hotel managers.
As a hotel manager in Providence, you can expect to make an average salary of $40,270 per year. This is the same as the average salary for hotel managers in the state.