Bloomsburg has a general population of 12,375 and an overall student population of 9,512. Approximately 9,512 of Bloomsburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer language programs.
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania is the largest language school in Bloomsburg, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 14 students graduated from the Language program at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania.
In 2010, 17 students graduated with a language degree in Bloomsburg. Tuition in 2009 at Bloomsburg's language schools was $19,400 per year for instate students and $27,836 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for language related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Bloomsburg-based language schools, you will have an added expense of $6,588 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Bloomsburg after graduating from language school, you should know that job prospects for language professionals in Bloomsburg, which is the most popular language profession, are not very good. There were 4,550 language professionals working in Pennsylvania and 140 working in the greater Bloomsburg area in 2010. The government projects that the number of language professionals in Bloomsburg will increase by 1% 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 Bloomsburg is $45,630 per year, which is lower than the average for language professionals state-wide.