Asheville has a general population of 68,889 and an overall student population of 11,736. Approximately 3,897 of Asheville's students are enrolled in schools that offer english programs.
Of the 1 english schools in Asheville, the largest english school, by student population, is University of North Carolina at Asheville. In 2010, University of North Carolina at Asheville graduated approximately 52 students from its english program.
In 2010, 52 students graduated with an english degree in Asheville. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,970 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Asheville english schools was an average of $26,687 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $850 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a english program in Asheville. And if you live on campus at one of the Asheville-based english schools, you will have an added expense of $6,890 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an english professional in Asheville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 5,060 english professionals in North Carolina, 170 were working in the greater Asheville area. The number of english professionals in Asheville is expected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for english professionals.
As an english professional in Asheville, you can expect to make an average salary of $41,330 per year. This is lower than the average salary for english professionals in the state.