There are 2 language schools in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Baton Rouge has a general population of 227,818 and an overall student population of 51,121. Approximately 36,262 of Baton Rouge's students are enrolled in schools that offer language programs.
Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College is the largest language school in Baton Rouge, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 22 students graduated from the Language program at Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College.
In 2010, 56 students graduated with a language degree from one of Baton Rouge's language schools. Tuition in 2009 at Baton Rouge's language schools was $15,587 per year for instate students and $23,058 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,350 for language related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,702 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,133.
Many language graduates choose to work as language professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Baton Rouge, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 language professionals in Louisiana were working in the greater Baton Rouge area. The number of language professionals in Baton Rouge is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for language professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a language professional in Baton Rouge is $54,210 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for language professionals.
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