Charlotte has a total population of 540,828 and a student population of 52,415. Of these students, 24,701 are enrolled in schools that offer ESL programs.
Of the 1 ESL schools in Charlotte, the largest ESL school, by student population, is University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Approximately 9 students graduated in 2010 from University of North Carolina at Charlotte with credentials in ESL.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with an ESL degree in Charlotte. If you decide to attend one of Charlotte's ESL schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,827 per year in instate tuition and $26,439 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a ESL program in Charlotte. And if you live on campus at one of the Charlotte-based ESL schools, you will have an added expense of $7,006 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,527.
If you plan on staying in Charlotte after graduating from ESL school, you should know that job prospects for english language teachers in Charlotte, which is the most popular ESL profession, are good. There were 4,510 english language teachers working in North Carolina and 1,030 working in the greater Charlotte area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of english language teachers is expected to increase by 13% in Charlotte. 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 Charlotte is $39,860 per year, which is lower than the average for english language teachers state-wide.