Kansas City has a general population of 441,545 and an overall student population of 61,651. Approximately 1,893 of Kansas City's students are enrolled in schools that offer ESL programs.
Of the 1 ESL schools in Kansas City, the largest ESL school, by student population, is Avila University. In 2010, Avila University graduated approximately 1 students from its ESL program.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in ESL in Kansas City in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,900 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for ESL related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,100 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $25,100.
Many ESL graduates choose to work as english language teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Kansas City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 3,980 english language teachers in Missouri. Of these english language teachers, 1,170 were working in the greater Kansas City area. The number of english language teachers in Kansas City is expected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for english language teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an english language teacher in Kansas City is $44,870 per year, which is higher than the average for english language teachers state-wide.