Alvin has a general population of 21,413 and an overall student population of 5,240. Approximately 5,240 of Alvin's students are enrolled in schools that offer culinary programs.
Alvin's largest culinary school is Alvin Community College. In 2010, Alvin Community College graduated approximately 40 students with credentials in culinary.
A reported 40 students graduated with credentials in culinary in Alvin in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,114 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,575 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a culinary program in Alvin.
Many culinary graduates choose to work as chefs after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Alvin, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 chefs in Texas were working in the greater Alvin area. Alvin's chef workforce is projected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chefs.
As a chef in Alvin, you can expect to make an average salary of $17,880 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chefs in the state.