Belleville has a total population of 41,410 and a student population of 14,458. Of these students, 14,440 are enrolled in schools that offer language programs.
The largest language school in Belleville, by student population, is Southwestern Illinois College. Approximately 39 students graduated in 2010 from Southwestern Illinois College with credentials in language.
In 2010, 39 students graduated with a language certificate from one of Belleville's language schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,380 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,008 for language related books and supplies each year.
Many language graduates choose to work as language professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Belleville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 language professionals in Illinois were working in the greater Belleville area. The government projects that the number of language professionals in Belleville will increase by 18% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for language professionals.
As a language professional in Belleville, you can expect to make an average salary of $66,080 per year. This is higher than the average salary for language professionals in the state.