With an overall population of 49,644 and a student population of 4,478, approximately 4,478 of Casper students attend one of Casper's schools that offer language programs.
The largest language school in Casper, by student population, is Casper College. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Language program at Casper College.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a language degree from one of Casper's language schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,182 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Casper language schools was an average of $13,446 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for language related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,160 per year, on average, for room and board at Casper-based language schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,916.
Many language graduates choose to work as language professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Casper, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 310 language professionals in Wyoming, 50 were working in the greater Casper area. Casper's language professional workforce is projected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for language professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a language professional in Casper is $41,090 per year, which is lower than the average for language professionals state-wide.