Athens has a total population of 13,220 and a student population of 1,355. Of these students, 1,070 are enrolled in schools that offer english programs.
Tennessee Wesleyan College is the largest english school in Athens, based on student population. In 2010, Tennessee Wesleyan College graduated approximately 3 students from its english program.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with an english degree from one of Athens's english schools. In 2009 tuition at english schools in Athens was $18,600 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for english related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,100 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many english graduates choose to work as english professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Athens, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 11 english professionals in Tennessee were working in the greater Athens area. The government projects that the number of english professionals in Athens will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for english professionals.
As an english professional in Athens, you can expect to make an average salary of $50,920 per year. This is higher than the average salary for english professionals in the state.