With an overall population of 26,760 and a student population of 6,920, approximately 6,314 of Emporia students attend one of Emporia's schools that offer language programs.
The largest language school in Emporia, by student population, is Emporia State University. In 2010, Emporia State University graduated approximately 11 students with credentials in language.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a language degree in Emporia. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,372 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Emporia language schools was an average of $24,576 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for language related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,146 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Emporia after graduating from language school, you should know that job prospects for language professionals in Emporia, which is the most popular language profession, are good. In 2010, of the 1,350 language professionals in Kansas, 310 were working in the greater Emporia area. The number of language professionals in Emporia is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for language professionals.
As a language professional in Emporia, you can expect to make an average salary of $47,910 per year. This is lower than the average salary for language professionals in the state.