If you are interested in pursuing language, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 language schools in Jamaica, New York.
The largest language school in Jamaica, by student population, is CUNY York College. In 2010, CUNY York College graduated approximately 13 students with credentials in language.
In 2010, 34 students graduated with a language degree in Jamaica. If you decide to attend a language school in Jamaica, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,476.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,035 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a language program in Jamaica. And if you live on campus at one of the Jamaica-based language schools, you will have an added expense of $13,140 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,147.
After graduating with your credentials in language, if you decide to work as a language professional in Jamaica, your job prospects are good. The government projects that the number of language professionals in Jamaica will increase by 12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for language professionals.
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