Frederick has a total population of 52,767 and a student population of 8,927. Of these students, 2,493 are enrolled in schools that offer language programs.
Hood College is the largest language school in Frederick, based on student population. In 2010, Hood College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in language.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a language degree in Frederick. In 2009 tuition at language schools in Frederick was $28,170 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for language related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Frederick-based language schools, you will have an added expense of $9,440 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Frederick after graduating from language school, you should know that job prospects for language professionals in Frederick, which is the most popular language profession, are good. In 2010, of the 2,630 language professionals in Maryland, 670 were working in the greater Frederick area. The number of language professionals in Frederick is expected to increase by 18% 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 Frederick is $81,820 per year, which is higher than the average for language professionals state-wide.