In addition to meeting application requirements, you’ll have to consider how much it will cost to study at your dream school. Colleges and universities offer scholarships and financial aid, as do corporations, associations, and the government. You might be surprised by the options you discover. To help you get a sense of your baseline education costs, here are the typical tuition rates for a culinary management degree:

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 16,350 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

95% above average compared to other degrees

$ 23,280 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

16% above average compared to other degrees

$ 14,687 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

55% below average compared to other degrees

What do culinary management graduates earn?

Culinary management students make an average of $51,382 per year after graduation. This is 23% below average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

$ 51,382 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Bottom 16% of degrees

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% of people underpaid in 2019

0% above average compared to other degrees

Tuition costs for popular culinary management schools in the US

There are 72 schools in the US that offer a culinary management degree. The culinary management schools in the nation with the highest enrollment are Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis, Ferris State University and SUNY College of Technology at Delhi. Here's a breakdown of tuition costs for the schools that award the most degrees in culinary management per year:

School NameIn-State Tuition
Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis$9,334
Ferris State University$11,628
SUNY College of Technology at Delhi$8,120
The University of Montana$7,063
Arkansas Tech University$7,104
SUNY Morrisville$8,249
SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill$8,139
Johnson & Wales University-Denver$31,508
Newbury College$34,470
Delaware Valley University$38,000

Top US schools for a culinary management degree

The following chart lists the most prestigious schools offering culinary management degrees, along with their average acceptance rate and tuition costs:

School NameAcceptance RateIn-State Tuition
SUNY College of Technology at Delhi62%$8,120
Delaware Valley University66%$38,000
SUNY Morrisville72%$8,249
Ferris State University74%$11,628
Newbury College75%$34,470
Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis80%$9,334
Johnson & Wales University-Denver84%$31,508
The University of Montana93%$7,063
SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill94%$8,139
Arkansas Tech University95%$7,104

Cheapest US schools for a culinary management degree

Of the schools in the US that offer a culinary management degree, the following have the lowest tuition costs:

School NameTuition
American River College$1,104
Cosumnes River College$1,104
Victor Valley College$1,126
Cypress College$1,140
MiraCosta College$1,152
College of the Canyons$1,154
Columbia College - Sonora$1,162
Chaffey College$1,170
Glendale Community College - California$1,175
Monterey Peninsula College$1,176

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