Rock Island has a general population of 39,684 and an overall student population of 2,736. Approximately 2,472 of Rock Island's students are enrolled in schools that offer english programs.
Of the 1 english schools in Rock Island, the largest english school, by student population, is Augustana College. In 2010, approximately 22 students graduated from the English program at Augustana College.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with an english degree from one of Rock Island's english schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $31,326 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a english program in Rock Island. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,950 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $33,503.
Many english graduates choose to work as english professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Rock Island, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 1,580 english professionals in Illinois, 60 were working in the greater Rock Island area. The number of english professionals in Rock Island is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for english professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an english professional in Rock Island is $59,310 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for english professionals.