Lowell has a total population of 105,167 and a student population of 14,517. Of these students, 13,602 are enrolled in schools that offer language programs.
The largest language school in Lowell, by student population, is University of Massachusetts-Lowell. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from University of Massachusetts-Lowell with credentials in language.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in language from language schools in Lowell in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Lowell's language schools was $22,148 per year for instate students and $34,168 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for language related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,475 per year, on average, for room and board at Lowell-based language schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,513.
After graduating with your credentials in language, if you decide to work as a language professional in Lowell, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 34 language professionals in Massachusetts were working in the greater Lowell area. Lowell's language professional workforce is projected to increase by 10% 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 Lowell is $69,340 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for language professionals.