With an overall population of 96,650 and a student population of 37,054, approximately 11,772 of Charleston students attend one of Charleston's schools that offer ESL programs.
College of Charleston is the largest ESL school in Charleston, based on student population. In 2010, College of Charleston graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in ESL.
If you decide to attend one of Charleston's ESL schools, you can expect to pay an average of $22,539 per year in instate tuition and $35,397 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,170 for ESL related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,411 per year, on average, for room and board at Charleston-based ESL schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,714.
After graduating with your credentials in ESL, if you decide to work as an english language teacher in Charleston, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 3,040 english language teachers in South Carolina. Of these english language teachers, 320 were working in the greater Charleston area. Charleston's english language teacher workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for english language teachers.
As an english language teacher in Charleston, you can expect to make an average salary of $53,280 per year. This is higher than the average salary for english language teachers in the state.