Columbia has a population of 88,254 and is located in Howard county.
Cooking schools in Columbia charged students an average tuition of $6,726.00 if they were Maryland residents, and $8,646.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
The average cost of books and supplies for cooking schools in Columbia is $837.00. There are two cooking colleges in Columbia from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. Cooking programs in Columbia reportedly graduated 23 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Chefs and Head Cooks||$44,220.00||1,440|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers||$35,910.00||7,220|
|Cooks, Fast Food||$20,910.00||5,260|
|Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria||$28,230.00||2,290|
|Cooks, Short Order||$22,610.00||1,700|
|Food Preparation Workers||$21,030.00||6,700|