Evanston has a total population of 74,239 and a student population of 20,444. Of these students, 19,853 are enrolled in schools that offer english programs.
Evanston's largest english school is Northwestern University. In 2010, Northwestern University graduated approximately 89 students from its english program.
In 2010, 100 students graduated with an english degree from one of Evanston's english schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $38,463 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,685 for english related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Evanston-based english schools, you will have an added expense of $11,703 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $42,864.
Many english graduates choose to work as english professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Evanston, your job prospects are average. There were 3,370 english professionals working in Illinois and 1,330 working in the greater Evanston area in 2010. The number of english professionals in Evanston is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for english professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an english professional in Evanston is $57,060 per year, which is higher than the average for english professionals state-wide.