Decatur has a total population of 18,147 and a student population of 27,990. Of these students, 868 are enrolled in schools that offer english programs.
Of the 1 english schools in Decatur, the largest english school, by student population, is Agnes Scott College. In 2010, approximately 15 students graduated from the English program at Agnes Scott College.
In 2010, 25 students graduated with an english degree in Decatur. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $30,105 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for english related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Decatur-based english schools, you will have an added expense of $9,850 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an english professional in Decatur, your job prospects are good. There were 1,720 english professionals working in Georgia and 890 working in the greater Decatur area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of english professionals is expected to increase by 16% in Decatur. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for english professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an english professional in Decatur is $68,390 per year, which is higher than the average for english professionals state-wide.