With an overall population of 7,490 and a student population of 2,710, approximately 2,547 of Gettysburg students attend one of Gettysburg's schools that offer language programs.
Of the 1 language schools in Gettysburg, the largest language school, by student population, is Gettysburg College. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Language program at Gettysburg College.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a language degree from one of Gettysburg's language schools. If you decide to attend a language school in Gettysburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $39,140.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a language program in Gettysburg. And if you live on campus at one of the Gettysburg-based language schools, you will have an added expense of $9,360 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in language, if you decide to work as a language professional in Gettysburg, your job prospects are not very good. There were 4,550 language professionals working in Pennsylvania and 130 working in the greater Gettysburg area in 2010. Gettysburg's language professional workforce is projected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for language professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a language professional in Gettysburg is $59,950 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for language professionals.