With an overall population of 195,629 and a student population of 28,115, approximately 7,633 of Spokane students attend one of Spokane's schools that offer ESL programs.
The largest ESL school in Spokane, by student population, is Gonzaga University. In 2010, approximately 15 students graduated from the ESL program at Gonzaga University.
A total of 15 students graduated with credentials in ESL from ESL schools in Spokane in 2010. In 2009 tuition at ESL schools in Spokane was $29,675 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a ESL program in Spokane. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,246 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in ESL, if you decide to work as an english language teacher in Spokane, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 11 english language teachers in Washington State were working in the greater Spokane area. The number of english language teachers in Spokane is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Spokane is $44,740 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for english language teachers.