With an overall population of 89,847 and a student population of 6,086, approximately 3,635 of Billings students attend one of Billings's schools that offer language programs.
Montana State University-Billings is the largest language school in Billings, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Language program at Montana State University-Billings.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in language in Billings in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Billings's language schools was $16,207 per year for instate students and $25,648 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a language program in Billings. And if you live on campus at one of the Billings-based language schools, you will have an added expense of $5,310 per year, on average, for room and board. 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 Billings, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 290 language professionals in Montana. Of these language professionals, 30 were working in the greater Billings area. By the year 2018, the number of language professionals is expected to increase by 9% in Billings. 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 Billings is $56,130 per year, which is higher than the average for language professionals state-wide.