Reading has a total population of 81,207 and a student population of 15,124. Of these students, 2,358 are enrolled in schools that offer ESL programs.
The largest ESL school in Reading, by student population, is Albright College. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the ESL program at Albright College.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with an ESL degree in Reading. If you decide to attend a ESL school in Reading, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $31,600.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a ESL program in Reading. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,770 per year, on average, for room and board at Reading-based ESL schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an english language teacher in Reading, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 31 english language teachers in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Reading area. The number of english language teachers in Reading is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. 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 Reading is $57,580 per year, which is higher than the average for english language teachers state-wide.