Framingham has a total population of 66,910 and a student population of 6,063. Of these students, 5,989 are enrolled in schools that offer ESL programs.
Framingham State University is the largest ESL school in Framingham, based on student population. In 2010, Framingham State University graduated approximately 26 students from its ESL program.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with an ESL degree from one of Framingham's ESL schools. If you decide to attend one of Framingham's ESL schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,938 per year in instate tuition and $25,018 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a ESL program in Framingham. And if you live on campus at one of the Framingham-based ESL schools, you will have an added expense of $8,148 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,840.
Many ESL graduates choose to work as english language teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Framingham, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 18 english language teachers in Massachusetts were working in the greater Framingham area. The government projects that the number of english language teachers in Framingham will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for english language teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an english language teacher in Framingham is $40,710 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for english language teachers.