Barrow has a general population of 4,581 and an overall student population of 226. Approximately 226 of Barrow's students are enrolled in schools that offer language programs.
Ilisagvik College is the largest language school in Barrow, based on student population. In 2010, Ilisagvik College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in language.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a language certificate in Barrow. If you decide to attend one of Barrow's language schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,800 per year in instate tuition and $19,000 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for language related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Barrow-based language schools, you will have an added expense of $10,600 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,950.
After graduating with your credentials in language, if you decide to work as a language professional in Barrow, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 language professionals in Alaska were working in the greater Barrow area. By the year 2018, the number of language professionals is expected to decrease by 0% in Barrow. 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 Barrow is $64,500 per year, which is lower than the average for language professionals state-wide.