Rockford has a general population of 150,115 and an overall student population of 12,571. Approximately 1,341 of Rockford's students are enrolled in schools that offer language programs.
Rockford College is the largest language school in Rockford, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Language program at Rockford College.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in language in Rockford in 2010. In 2009 tuition at language schools in Rockford was $24,250 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a language program in Rockford. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,750 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $31,850.
If you decide to work as a language professional in Rockford, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 7,000 language professionals in Illinois. Of these language professionals, 200 were working in the greater Rockford area. The government projects that the number of language professionals in Rockford will 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 Rockford is $68,850 per year, which is higher than the average for language professionals state-wide.