Dallas, TX (population: 1,304,930) has two ESL schools within its city limits. Paul Quinn College, the highest ranked school in the city with an ESL program, has a total student population of 171. It is the 1669th highest ranked school in the USA and the 74th highest in the state of Texas (#1 is Rice University).
ESL students from Dallas 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 Dallas-Plano-Irving Metropolitan area alone, there are 430 employed adult literacy, remedial education, and ged teachers and instructors earning an average salary of $34,740. English language and literature teachers in this area earn $52,790/yr and there are 390 employed.
Dallas lies in Dallas county, which is one of the 154 counties in Texas. Overall, the Dallas-Plano-Irving Metropolitan area has 2,047,600 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.6% unemployment rate, $22.17/hr average worker wage, and a $46,110 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.189 out of every 1000 jobs in Dallas are held by english language and literature teachers, and 0.209/1000 are held by adult literacy, remedial education, and ged teachers and instructors.
Of the 2 ESL schools in Dallas, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Dallas Baptist University comes out as the most expensive ($16,412/yr) for ESL students, with Paul Quinn College as the lowest, reported at only $7,837/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Dallas|
|Grand Prairie||TX||167,767||3||23.6315||22||16.1 miles|
|Flower Mound||TX||72,721||0||-||0||24.9 miles|
|North Richland Hills||TX||67,133||1||26.4697||12||26.6 miles|
|Forth Worth||TX||-||3||11.7915||4||32.4 miles|
|Fort Worth||TX||751,149||10||30.6263||324||33.3 miles|