Erie has a general population of 103,717 and an overall student population of 18,530. Approximately 4,238 of Erie's students are enrolled in schools that offer ESL programs.
Gannon University is the largest ESL school in Erie, based on student population. In 2010, Gannon University graduated approximately 0 students from its ESL program.
In 2009 tuition at ESL schools in Erie was $24,269 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for ESL related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,330 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $31,969.
After graduating with your credentials in ESL, if you decide to work as an english language teacher in Erie, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 8,700 english language teachers in Pennsylvania. Of these english language teachers, 150 were working in the greater Erie area. The government projects that the number of english language teachers in Erie will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for english language teachers.
As an english language teacher in Erie, you can expect to make an average salary of $27,650 per year. This is lower than the average salary for english language teachers in the state.