Carlisle has a general population of 17,970 and an overall student population of 2,376. Approximately 2,376 of Carlisle's students are enrolled in schools that offer language programs.
Dickinson College is the largest language school in Carlisle, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 22 students graduated from the Language program at Dickinson College.
In 2010, 53 students graduated with a language degree from one of Carlisle's language schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $40,114 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for language related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Carlisle-based language schools, you will have an added expense of $10,080 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in language, if you decide to work as a language professional in Carlisle, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 4,550 language professionals in Pennsylvania, 290 were working in the greater Carlisle area. Carlisle's language professional workforce is projected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for language professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a language professional in Carlisle is $68,010 per year, which is higher than the average for language professionals state-wide.