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 hospitality programs.
Southwest Wisconsin Technical College is the largest hospitality school in Fennimore, based on student population. In 2010, Southwest Wisconsin Technical College graduated approximately 11 students from its hospitality program.
A total of 11 students graduated with credentials in hospitality from hospitality schools in Fennimore in 2010. 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 hospitality schools was an average of $15,088 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,265 for hospitality related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,000 per year, on average, for room and board at Fennimore-based hospitality schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,430.
If you plan on staying in Fennimore after graduating from hospitality school, you should know that job prospects for hospitality professionals in Fennimore, which is the most popular hospitality profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 16,070 hospitality professionals in Wisconsin. Of these hospitality professionals, 1,200 were working in the greater Fennimore area. The number of hospitality professionals in Fennimore is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for hospitality professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a hospitality professional in Fennimore is $19,770 per year, which is lower than the average for hospitality professionals state-wide.