With an overall population of 8,035 and a student population of 7,167, approximately 633 of Montpelier students attend one of Montpelier's schools that offer culinary programs.
The largest culinary school in Montpelier, by student population, is New England Culinary Institute. Approximately 96 students graduated in 2010 from New England Culinary Institute with credentials in culinary.
A reported 137 students graduated with credentials in culinary in Montpelier in 2010.
And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,776 per year, on average, for room and board at Montpelier-based culinary schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a chef in Montpelier, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,640 chefs in Vermont, 620 were working in the greater Montpelier area. Montpelier's chef workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chefs.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chef in Montpelier is $24,030 per year, which is lower than the average for chefs state-wide.