Hastings has a total population of 24,064 and a student population of 1,173. Of these students, 1,154 are enrolled in schools that offer language programs.
Hastings College is the largest language school in Hastings, based on student population. In 2010, Hastings College graduated approximately 0 students from its language program.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,782 per year in tuition costs.
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 Hastings. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,000 per year, on average, for room and board at Hastings-based language schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many language graduates choose to work as language professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hastings, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 730 language professionals in Nebraska, 150 were working in the greater Hastings area. By the year 2018, the number of language professionals is expected to increase by 15% in Hastings. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for language professionals.
As a language professional in Hastings, you can expect to make an average salary of $58,900 per year. This is higher than the average salary for language professionals in the state.