The largest ESL school in Fairfield, by student population, is Fairfield University. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the ESL program at Fairfield University.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with an ESL degree from one of Fairfield's ESL schools. In 2009 tuition at ESL schools in Fairfield was $37,490 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for ESL related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Fairfield-based ESL schools, you will have an added expense of $11,270 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $40,790.
After graduating with your credentials in ESL, if you decide to work as an english language teacher in Fairfield, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,860 english language teachers in Connecticut. Of these english language teachers, 440 were working in the greater Fairfield area. Fairfield's english language teacher workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for english language teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an english language teacher in Fairfield is $71,930 per year, which is higher than the average for english language teachers state-wide.