Lafayette is located in Lafayette county and has a population of 110,257.
For Louisiana residents, the average tuition for all Lafayette culinary schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $6,755.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Lafayette culinary schools was $8,596.00.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for culinary schools in Lafayette is $720.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at culinary schools in Lafayette was $4,680.00. The average cost for students living at home was $3,973.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There is one culinary college in Lafayette. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 43 students completed culinary programs in Lafayette.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Chefs and Head Cooks||$33,340.00||100|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation and Serving Workers||$28,950.00||1,040|
|Cooks, Fast Food||$15,330.00||540|
|Cooks, Institution and Cafeteria||$18,790.00||650|
|Cooks, Short Order||$17,990.00||490|
|Food Preparation Workers||$16,340.00||2,510|