If you decide that you want to get a language degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 language schools in Tacoma, Washington. Tacoma has a general population of 193,556 and an overall student population of 22,872. Approximately 6,460 of Tacoma's students are enrolled in schools that offer language programs.
Of the 2 language schools in Tacoma, the largest language school, by student population, is University of Puget Sound. In 2010, University of Puget Sound graduated approximately 25 students from its language program.
In 2010, 69 students graduated with a language degree in Tacoma. In 2009 tuition at language schools in Tacoma was $31,867 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $986 for language related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,015 per year, on average, for room and board at Tacoma-based language schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $42,607.
If you decide to work as a language professional in Tacoma, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 9 language professionals in Washington State were working in the greater Tacoma area. The number of language professionals in Tacoma is expected to increase by 18% 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 Tacoma is $68,010 per year, which is higher than the average for language professionals state-wide.
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