Garden City has a total population of 21,672 and a student population of 31,060. Of these students, 7,951 are enrolled in schools that offer ESL programs.
Garden City's largest ESL school is Adelphi University. In 2010, Adelphi University graduated approximately 30 students with credentials in ESL.
In 2010, 30 students graduated with an ESL degree from one of Garden City's ESL schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,230 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for ESL related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,990 per year, on average, for room and board at Garden City-based ESL schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $33,730.
Many ESL graduates choose to work as english language teachers after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Garden City, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 english language teachers in New York were working in the greater Garden City area. Garden City's english language teacher workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for english language teachers.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an english language teacher in Garden City is $86,360 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for english language teachers.