Columbus has a population of 25,944 and is located in Lowndes county.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in cooking schools in Columbus during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $4,423.00. The average tuition was $12,051.00 for non-residents studying in Mississippi.
Books and supplies for cooking schools in Columbus cost an average of $900.00. Students living on campus at cooking schools in Columbus paid an average of $5,164.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $3,315.00. There is one cooking college in Columbus for students to choose from. 18 students were reported to have graduated from cooking programs in Columbus in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Chefs and Head Cooks||$25,480.00||40|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers||$25,260.00||1,690|
|Cooks, Fast Food||$16,660.00||1,980|
|Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria||$17,690.00||1,070|
|Cooks, Short Order||$17,020.00||200|
|Food Preparation Workers||$16,640.00||3,490|