Hempstead has a general population of 56,554 and an overall student population of 13,507. Approximately 12,068 of Hempstead's students are enrolled in schools that offer language programs.
The largest language school in Hempstead, by student population, is Hofstra University. Approximately 8 students graduated in 2010 from Hofstra University with credentials in language.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with a language degree from one of Hempstead's language schools. If you decide to attend a language school in Hempstead, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $30,130.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for language related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,330 per year, on average, for room and board at Hempstead-based language schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $34,022.
Many language graduates choose to work as language professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hempstead, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 11,310 language professionals in New York. Of these language professionals, 1,980 were working in the greater Hempstead area. Hempstead's language professional workforce is projected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for language professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a language professional in Hempstead is $85,470 per year, which is higher than the average for language professionals state-wide.