Jersey City, New Jersey has 2 language schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in language. Jersey City has a total population of 240,055 and a student population of 21,515. Of these students, 11,521 are enrolled in schools that offer language programs.
The largest language school in Jersey City, by student population, is New Jersey City University. In 2010, New Jersey City University graduated approximately 34 students from its language program.
A reported 39 students graduated with credentials in language in Jersey City in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Jersey City's language schools, you can expect to pay an average of $32,079 per year in instate tuition and $35,718 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,394 for language related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,948 per year, on average, for room and board at Jersey City-based language schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $22,760.
If you plan on staying in Jersey City after graduating from language school, you should know that job prospects for language professionals in Jersey City, which is the most popular language profession, are average. In 2010, there were 3,950 language professionals in New Jersey. Of these language professionals, 3,780 were working in the greater Jersey City area. The number of language professionals in Jersey City is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. 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 Jersey City is $79,670 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for language professionals.
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