With an overall population of 260,283 and a student population of 19,599, approximately 17,276 of Anchorage students attend one of Anchorage's schools that offer language programs.
Of the 1 language schools in Anchorage, the largest language school, by student population, is University of Alaska Anchorage. In 2010, approximately 27 students graduated from the Language program at University of Alaska Anchorage.
In 2010, 27 students graduated with a language degree from one of Anchorage's language schools. If you decide to attend one of Anchorage's language schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,604 per year in instate tuition and $26,504 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,154 for language related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,430 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,542.
Many language graduates choose to work as language professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Anchorage, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 170 language professionals in Alaska, 130 were working in the greater Anchorage area. Anchorage's language professional workforce is projected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for language professionals.
As a language professional in Anchorage, you can expect to make an average salary of $83,260 per year. This is higher than the average salary for language professionals in the state.
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