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Hospitality Management Schools in Kentucky

111 students earned Hospitality degrees in Kentucky in the 2018-2019 year.

In this state, Hospitality Management is the 12th most popular major out of a total 24 majors commonly available.

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 98
Associate’s Degree 13

Gender Distribution

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

Hospitality Management Majors in KY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 0.9%
  • Black or African American: 6.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.7%
  • White: 78.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.6%
  • Other Races: 8.1%
Hospitality Management Majors in KY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Hospitality Management Grads in Kentucky

In this state, there are 7,400 people employed in jobs related to a hospitality degree, compared to 917,700 nationwide.

Hospitality Management Jobs Nationwide vs. KY

Wages for Hospitality Management Jobs in Kentucky

Hospitality grads earn an average of $52,770 in the state and $62,270 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 4 colleges in Kentucky that offer hospitality degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

46 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
18,171 Total Students

65% of the teachers are full time. 96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,200 after earning their degree at this institution.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
29,402 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 5.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. 86% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $36,900 a year.


Sullivan University

27 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,318 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 93% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 39% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $26,000 after graduation.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
2% Graduation Rate
710 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 94% of students receive it. In their early career, Beckfield College - Florence grads earn an average salary of $29,000. 100% of the teachers are full time.

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 4,836
Business & Commerce 1,466
Accounting 844
Marketing 750
Business Support & Assistance 691
Finance & Financial Management 552
Management Information Systems 229
Human Resource Management 192

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