With an overall population of 53,107 and a student population of 11,512, approximately 9,004 of Monroe students attend one of Monroe's schools that offer language programs.
Monroe's largest language school is University of Louisiana Monroe. In 2010, University of Louisiana Monroe graduated approximately 7 students from its language program.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a language degree from one of Monroe's language schools. Tuition in 2009 at Monroe's language schools was $13,693 per year for instate students and $19,950 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for language related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,890 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you 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 Monroe, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 15 language professionals in Louisiana were working in the greater Monroe area. The number of language professionals in Monroe is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for language professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a language professional in Monroe is $55,180 per year, which is lower than the average for language professionals state-wide.