Westfield has a general population of 40,072 and an overall student population of 5,675. Approximately 5,675 of Westfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer language programs.
Westfield's largest language school is Westfield State University. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Language program at Westfield State University.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,956 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Westfield language schools was an average of $24,036 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $950 for language related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,240 per year, on average, for room and board at Westfield-based language schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,566.
If you plan on staying in Westfield after graduating from language school, you should know that job prospects for language professionals in Westfield, which is the most popular language profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 language professionals in Massachusetts were working in the greater Westfield area. The government projects that the number of language professionals in Westfield will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for language professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a language professional in Westfield is $67,800 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for language professionals.