East Lansing has a general population of 46,525 and an overall student population of 47,344. Approximately 47,071 of East Lansing's students are enrolled in schools that offer language programs.
Of the 1 language schools in East Lansing, the largest language school, by student population, is Michigan State University. In 2010, approximately 83 students graduated from the Language program at Michigan State University.
A total of 176 students graduated with credentials in language from language schools in East Lansing in 2010. If you decide to attend one of East Lansing's language schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,994 per year in instate tuition and $37,457 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $962 for language related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,394 per year, on average, for room and board at East Lansing-based language schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in language, if you decide to work as a language professional in East Lansing, your job prospects are average. There were 3,050 language professionals working in Michigan and 90 working in the greater East Lansing area in 2010. East Lansing'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 East Lansing is $66,860 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for language professionals.