With an overall population of 74,239 and a student population of 20,444, approximately 19,853 of Evanston students attend one of Evanston's schools that offer language programs.
Of the 1 language schools in Evanston, the largest language school, by student population, is Northwestern University. In 2010, approximately 16 students graduated from the Language program at Northwestern University.
In 2010, 83 students graduated with a language degree from one of Evanston's language schools. If you decide to attend a language school in Evanston, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $38,463.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,685 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a language program in Evanston. And if you live on campus at one of the Evanston-based language 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.
If you plan on staying in Evanston after graduating from language school, you should know that job prospects for language professionals in Evanston, which is the most popular language profession, are good. There were 7,000 language professionals working in Illinois and 4,520 working in the greater Evanston area in 2010. Evanston's language professional workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for language professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a language professional in Evanston is $68,100 per year, which is higher than the average for language professionals state-wide.