With an overall population of 20,059 and a student population of 2,184, approximately 1,415 of Lake Forest students attend one of Lake Forest's schools that offer language programs.
Lake Forest College is the largest language school in Lake Forest, based on student population. Approximately 9 students graduated in 2010 from Lake Forest College with credentials in language.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a language degree from one of Lake Forest's language schools. In 2009 tuition at language schools in Lake Forest was $34,206 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a language program in Lake Forest. And if you live on campus at one of the Lake Forest-based language schools, you will have an added expense of $8,006 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $38,994.
If you plan on staying in Lake Forest after graduating from language school, you should know that job prospects for language professionals in Lake Forest, which is the most popular language profession, are good. In 2010, there were 7,000 language professionals in Illinois. Of these language professionals, 580 were working in the greater Lake Forest area. Lake Forest's language professional workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for language professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a language professional in Lake Forest is $71,670 per year, which is higher than the average for language professionals state-wide.