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Hospitality Management Schools in Kentucky

79 Hospitality students earned their degrees in the state in 2020-2021.

A Hospitality Management major is the 13th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Hospitality Management Majors in Kentucky

Hospitality majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 70
Associate Degree 9

Gender Distribution

In Kentucky, a hospitality major is more popular with women than with men.


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of hospitality majors in Kentucky is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.8%
  • Black or African American: 3.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.6%
  • White: 74.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.1%
  • Other Races: 5.1%

Jobs for Hospitality Management Grads in Kentucky

7,400 people in the state and 917,700 in the nation are employed in jobs related to hospitality.


Wages for Hospitality Management Jobs in Kentucky

In this state, hospitality grads earn an average of $52,770. Nationwide, they make an average of $62,270.


There are 3 colleges in Kentucky that offer hospitality degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
53% Graduation Rate
17,517 Total Students

19 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 72% are considered full time. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.90%.

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
29,986 Total Students

The student loan default rate is 4.30% which is lower than average. 88% of the teachers are full time. 16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.


Sullivan University

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,165 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 42% are considered full time. This private school has an average net price of $23,161. In their early career, Sullivan University grads earn an average salary of $29,692.

Hospitality Management Careers in KY

Some of the careers hospitality majors go into include:

Job Title KY Job Growth KY Median Salary
Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners 10% $36,480
Managers 9% $89,310
Food Service Managers 8% $46,630
Lodging Managers 4% $55,590

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to hospitality.

Major Annual Graduates in KY
Business Administration & Management 2,615
Business & Commerce 2,455
Accounting 748
Marketing 721
Finance & Financial Management 532
Management Sciences & Methods 227
Human Resource Management 139
Managerial Economics 126

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