Columbia is located in Howard county and has a population of 88,254.
For Maryland residents, the average tuition for all Columbia culinary schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $6,726.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Columbia culinary schools was $8,646.00.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for culinary schools in Columbia is $837.00. There is one culinary college in Columbia. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 6 students completed culinary programs in Columbia.
|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|