Santa Clara has a general population of 102,361 and an overall student population of 21,145. Approximately 8,846 of Santa Clara's students are enrolled in schools that offer language programs.
The largest language school in Santa Clara, by student population, is Santa Clara University. In 2010, Santa Clara University graduated approximately 14 students from its language program.
A reported 26 students graduated with credentials in language in Santa Clara in 2010. If you decide to attend a language school in Santa Clara, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $36,000.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for language related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,400 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $41,721.
If you plan on staying in Santa Clara after graduating from language school, you should know that job prospects for language professionals in Santa Clara, which is the most popular language profession, are good. In 2010, there were 9,600 language professionals in California. Of these language professionals, 590 were working in the greater Santa Clara area. The number of language professionals in Santa Clara is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for language professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a language professional in Santa Clara is $79,560 per year, which is higher than the average for language professionals state-wide.