There are 2 hotel management schools in Houston, Texas. With an overall population of 1,953,631 and a student population of 156,252, approximately 91,942 of Houston students attend one of Houston's schools that offer hotel management programs.
Houston's largest hotel management school is University of Houston. Approximately 259 students graduated in 2010 from University of Houston with credentials in hotel management.
In 2010, 272 students graduated with a hotel management degree in Houston. If you decide to attend one of Houston's hotel management schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,059 per year in instate tuition and $25,707 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,350 for hotel management related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Houston-based hotel management schools, you will have an added expense of $7,204 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,453.
If you plan on staying in Houston after graduating from hotel management school, you should know that job prospects for hotel managers in Houston, which is the most popular hotel management profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 hotel managers in Texas were working in the greater Houston area. The number of hotel managers in Houston is expected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for hotel managers.
As a hotel manager in Houston, you can expect to make an average salary of $57,040 per year. This is higher than the average salary for hotel managers in the state.