Kansas contains 27 schools that offer translation programs. Southwestern College, the highest-ranking translation school in KS, has a total student population of 1,810 and is the 553rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 27 translation schools in Kansas, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Baker University comes out as the most expensive ($21,424/yr), with Garden City Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,218/yr.
Translation students from Kansas schools who go on to become translators, french interpreters, german interpreters, italian interpreters, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 40,000 people working as interpreters and translators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $45,700. Also, Foreign language and literature teachers make on average $63,300 per year and there are about 27,020 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Kansas alone, there are 270 employed foreign language and literature teachers earning an average yearly salary of $50,690. Interpreters and translators in this state earn $40,890/yr and there are 580 employed.
Also, within the translation schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from translation, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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