With an overall population of 54,369 and a student population of 24,872, approximately 24,872 of McKinney students attend one of McKinney's schools that offer culinary programs.
The largest culinary school in McKinney, by student population, is Collin County Community College District. In 2010, Collin County Community College District graduated approximately 13 students from its culinary program.
A reported 13 students graduated with credentials in culinary in McKinney in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,069 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for culinary related books and supplies every year.
Many culinary graduates choose to work as chefs after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in McKinney, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 76,350 chefs in Texas, 15,860 were working in the greater McKinney area. The number of chefs in McKinney is expected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chefs.
As a chef in McKinney, you can expect to make an average salary of $19,070 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chefs in the state.