With an overall population of 9,275 and a student population of 1,444, approximately 1,444 of Alma students attend one of Alma's schools that offer language programs.
Alma College is the largest language school in Alma, based on student population. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Alma College with credentials in language.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a language degree from one of Alma's language schools. If you decide to attend a language school in Alma, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $26,068.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a language program in Alma. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,518 per year, on average, for room and board at Alma-based language schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,328.
After graduating with your credentials in language, if you decide to work as a language professional in Alma, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 3,050 language professionals in Michigan. Of these language professionals, 160 were working in the greater Alma area. Alma's language professional workforce is projected to 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 Alma is $62,130 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for language professionals.