Arizona contains five schools that offer ESL programs. Northern Arizona University, the highest-ranking ESL school in AZ, has a total student population of 23,597 and is the 225th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 ESL schools in Arizona, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Prescott College comes out as the most expensive ($25,284/yr), with Northern Arizona University as the lowest recorded at only $11,306/yr.
ESL students from Arizona schools who go on to become english as a second language instructors, ESL trainers, ESL teachers, ESL tutors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 65,490 people working as english language and literature teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,860. Also, Adult literacy, remedial education, and GED teachers and instructors make on average $50,390 per year and there are about 68,430 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arizona alone, there are 630 employed adult literacy, remedial education, and ged teachers and instructors earning an average yearly salary of $42,200. English language and literature teachers in this state earn $54,270/yr and there are 870 employed.
Also, within the ESL schools in Arizona, the average student population is 7,131 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from ESL, there are 3266 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,667 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,108, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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