Terre Haute has a total population of 59,614 and a student population of 18,737. Of these students, 10,534 are enrolled in schools that offer language programs.
Terre Haute's largest language school is Indiana State University. In 2010, Indiana State University graduated approximately 9 students from its language program.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a language degree in Terre Haute. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,722 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Terre Haute language schools was an average of $27,298 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,170 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a language program in Terre Haute. And if you live on campus at one of the Terre Haute-based language schools, you will have an added expense of $7,463 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home 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 Terre Haute, your job prospects are good. There were 2,160 language professionals working in Indiana and 50 working in the greater Terre Haute area in 2010. Terre Haute's language professional workforce is projected to increase by 22% 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 Terre Haute is $64,230 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for language professionals.