Lakewood has a general population of 36,065 and an overall student population of 9,996. Approximately 3,023 of Lakewood's students are enrolled in schools that offer language programs.
The largest language school in Lakewood, by student population, is Georgian Court University. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Georgian Court University with credentials in language.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a language degree from one of Lakewood's language schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,490 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,350 for language related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,386 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $30,040.
Many language graduates choose to work as language professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lakewood, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 3,950 language professionals in New Jersey. Of these language professionals, 1,320 were working in the greater Lakewood area. The number of language professionals in Lakewood is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for language professionals.
As a language professional in Lakewood, you can expect to make an average salary of $76,520 per year. This is lower than the average salary for language professionals in the state.