Baltimore has a general population of 651,154 and an overall student population of 99,295. Approximately 12,870 of Baltimore's students are enrolled in schools that offer ESL programs.
University of Maryland-Baltimore County is the largest ESL school in Baltimore, based on student population. In 2010, University of Maryland-Baltimore County graduated approximately 9 students from its ESL program.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in ESL in Baltimore in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Baltimore's ESL schools, you can expect to pay an average of $22,014 per year in instate tuition and $31,355 per year in out of state tuition.
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 ESL program in Baltimore. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,303 per year, on average, for room and board at Baltimore-based ESL schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,292.
If you decide to work as an english language teacher in Baltimore, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 4,520 english language teachers in Maryland, 2,120 were working in the greater Baltimore area. The number of english language teachers in Baltimore is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for english language teachers.
As an english language teacher in Baltimore, you can expect to make an average salary of $29,000 per year. This is lower than the average salary for english language teachers in the state.