North Dakota contains six schools that offer spanish programs. Minot State University, the highest-ranking spanish school in ND, has a total student population of 3,649 and is the 596th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 spanish schools in North Dakota, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Jamestown College comes out as the most expensive ($14,473/yr), with Dickinson State University as the lowest recorded at only $10,737/yr.
Spanish students from North Dakota schools who go on to become spanish teachers, spanish interpreters, spanish tutors, spanish language and culture specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 27,020 people working as foreign language and literature teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $63,300. Also, Vocational education teachers make on average $52,030 per year and there are about 114,420 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the North Dakota alone, there are 310 employed vocational education teachers earning an average yearly salary of $47,090. Foreign language and literature teachers in this state earn $50,770/yr and there are 60 employed.
Also, within the spanish schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from spanish, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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