Galesburg has a total population of 33,706 and a student population of 4,068. Of these students, 1,407 are enrolled in schools that offer language programs.
Knox College is the largest language school in Galesburg, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Language program at Knox College.
A total of 14 students graduated with credentials in language from language schools in Galesburg in 2010. If you decide to attend a language school in Galesburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $31,911.
You should also anticipate spending about $600 for language related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,164 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in language, if you decide to work as a language professional in Galesburg, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 7,000 language professionals in Illinois. Of these language professionals, 180 were working in the greater Galesburg area. Galesburg'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 Galesburg is $50,790 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for language professionals.