Fennimore has a total population of 2,387 and a student population of 3,421. Of these students, 3,421 are enrolled in schools that offer culinary programs.
The largest culinary school in Fennimore, by student population, is Southwest Wisconsin Technical College. Approximately 9 students graduated in 2010 from Southwest Wisconsin Technical College with credentials in culinary.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a culinary degree in Fennimore. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,567 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Fennimore culinary schools was an average of $15,088 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,265 for culinary related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,000 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,430.
If you plan on staying in Fennimore after graduating from culinary school, you should know that job prospects for chefs in Fennimore, which is the most popular culinary profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 16,070 chefs in Wisconsin, 1,200 were working in the greater Fennimore area. The government projects that the number of chefs in Fennimore will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chefs.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chef in Fennimore is $19,770 per year, which is lower than the average for chefs state-wide.