Massachusetts contains 44 schools that offer ESL programs. Harvard University, the highest-ranking ESL school in MA, has a total student population of 27,651 and is the highest ranked school in America.
Of the 44 ESL schools in Massachusetts, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Simmons College comes out as the most expensive ($34,498/yr), with Cape Cod Community College as the lowest recorded at only $8,429/yr.
ESL students from Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts alone, there are 1,930 employed adult literacy, remedial education, and ged teachers and instructors earning an average yearly salary of $49,020. English language and literature teachers in this state earn $71,860/yr and there are 2,180 employed.
Also, within the ESL schools in Massachusetts, the average student population is 2,580 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from ESL, there are 5364 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 4,075 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,628, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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