With an overall population of 1,188,580 and a student population of 78,238, approximately 18,201 of Dallas students attend one of Dallas's schools that offer hospitality programs.
Dallas's largest hospitality school is Richland College. In 2010, approximately 10 students graduated from the Hospitality program at Richland College.
A total of 10 students graduated with credentials in hospitality from hospitality schools in Dallas in 2010. In 2009 tuition at hospitality schools in Dallas was $1,230 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a hospitality program in Dallas.
After graduating with your credentials in hospitality, if you decide to work as a hospitality professional in Dallas, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 76,350 hospitality professionals in Texas. Of these hospitality professionals, 15,860 were working in the greater Dallas area. Dallas's hospitality professional workforce is projected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for hospitality professionals.
As a hospitality professional in Dallas, you can expect to make an average salary of $19,070 per year. This is higher than the average salary for hospitality professionals in the state.