Virginia Beach has a total population of 425,257 and a student population of 20,302. Of these students, 4,656 are enrolled in schools that offer language programs.
Regent University is the largest language school in Virginia Beach, based on student population. In 2010, Regent University graduated approximately 0 students from its language program.
If you decide to attend a language school in Virginia Beach, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $11,290.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $880 for language related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,275 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $20,960.
Many language graduates choose to work as language professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Virginia Beach, your job prospects are good. There were 2,870 language professionals working in Virginia and 560 working in the greater Virginia Beach area in 2010. Virginia Beach's language professional workforce is projected to increase by 25% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for language professionals.
As a language professional in Virginia Beach, you can expect to make an average salary of $69,270 per year. This is higher than the average salary for language professionals in the state.