Language in Rhode Island

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Schools Offering Language Programs in Rhode Island


Each year, roughly 0.5% of Rhode Island students graduate with degrees in language. In other words, every year an estimated 188 language professionals graduate from Rhode Island's 6 language schools.

Top Schools

Brown University, which is located in Providence, is the top-ranked school in Rhode Island that has a language program. It received a ranking of 6th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Brown University graduated 74 students from its language program. Tuition at Brown University was $40,820 per year.

Providence College, which was ranked 25th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Rhode Island that has a language program. It is located in Providence. In 2010, 7 students graduated from Providence College language program. The tuition rate at Providence College was $39,435 per year.

Salve Regina University, which was ranked 25th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Rhode Island that has a language program. It is located in Newport. 6 students graduated with degree in language from Salve Regina University in 2010. Salve Regina University charged in-state students $31,450 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

Language schools in Rhode Island, charge students an average tuition of $26,481 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $40,820 per year, or as little as $6,986 per year. In 2010, the language schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Rhode Island were:

  1. Brown University - located in Providence, students are charged $40,820 per year
  2. Providence College - located in Providence, students are charged $39,435 per year
  3. Salve Regina University - located in Newport, students are charged $31,450 per year

The language schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Rhode Island were:

  1. Rhode Island College - located in Providence, students are charged $6,986 per year
  2. University of Rhode Island - located in Kingston, students are charged $10,476 per year
  3. Roger Williams University - located in Bristol, students are charged $29,718 per year

A language degree from a Rhode Island school... what next?

The following counties have the largest number of Rhode Island language professionals:

  1. Bristol County - 670 language professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that, by 2018, the number of language professionals in the state of Rhode Island will grow to 690. This would require a 10% growth in the field.

Salary

language professionals in Rhode Island earn $64,927 per year on average. The following counties in Rhode Island have the highest average salaries for language professionals:

  1. Bristol County - $64,393 per year

The language professionals with highest average salaries in Rhode Island were:

  1. English As A Second Language Instructor - $81,170 per year
  2. Teacher Of The Speech And Hearing Handicapped - $74,950 per year
  3. Sign Language Interpreter - $38,660 per year

On average, the lowest paid language professionals in Rhode Island were:

  1. Teacher Of The Speech And Hearing Handicapped - $74,950 per year
  2. Sign Language Interpreter - $38,660 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in language in Rhode Island and to compare salaries with various related fields such as English or education, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Language in Rhode Island
  • Master's Degree in Language in Rhode Island
  • Doctoral Degree in Language in Rhode Island

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,275 miles from location University of Rhode Island Kingston RI 34.1458 22% 16,389
5,277 miles from location Rhode Island College Providence RI 58.3153 42% 9,260
5,274 miles from location Brown University Providence RI 93.5619 54% 8,574
5,276 miles from location Providence College Providence RI 74.6016 19% 4,900
5,264 miles from location Roger Williams University Bristol RI 62.6213 18% 4,587
5,263 miles from location Salve Regina University Newport RI 63.2589 15% 2,584
 

Curious what studying Language gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Rhode Island

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Speech-Language Pathologists + 410 $74,950 -6.8%
2
English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary + 360 $81,170 33.3%
3
Interpreters and Translators + 130 $38,660 8.3%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are language related jobs in Rhode Island