We know that choosing the right degree is complex. One particularly important factor in this process is determining the financial commitment you will have to make to complete a program, and which one gives you the best return on your investment once you graduate. Of course, it's also essential to investigate scholarships and financial aid to offset tuition. Here are the typical costs for a bilingual education degree:

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 10,627 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

27% above average compared to other degrees

$ 24,159 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

20% above average compared to other degrees

$ 35,259 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

9% above average compared to other degrees

What do bilingual education graduates earn?

Bilingual education students make an average of $51,120 per year after graduation. This is 23% below average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

$ 51,120 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Bottom 18% of degrees

% of people underpaid in 2019

0% above average compared to other degrees

Tuition costs for popular bilingual education schools in the US

There are 94 schools in the US that offer a bilingual education degree. The bilingual education schools in the nation with the highest enrollment are San Diego State University, Boston University and Fordham University. Here's a breakdown of tuition costs for the schools that award the most degrees in bilingual education per year:

School NameIn-State Tuition
San Diego State University$7,460
Boston University$52,082
Fordham University$50,986
University of Washington-Seattle Campus$10,974
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities$14,417
Northern Arizona University$11,059
Texas A & M University-College Station$11,234
University of Wisconsin-Madison$10,533
Stony Brook University$9,257
University of Arizona$11,877

Top US schools for a bilingual education degree

The following chart lists the most prestigious schools offering bilingual education degrees, along with their average acceptance rate and tuition costs:

School NameAcceptance RateIn-State Tuition
Brown University8%$53,419
Boston University25%$52,082
American University29%$46,615
Texas Wesleyan University34%$27,800
Texas A&M University-San Antonio35%$8,216
CUNY Lehman College35%$7,010
University of the Southwest35%$16,200
San Diego State University35%$7,460
Dallas Baptist University39%$27,480
CUNY Hunter College40%$6,982

Cheapest US schools for a bilingual education degree

Of the schools in the US that offer a bilingual education degree, the following have the lowest tuition costs:

School NameTuition
Clovis Community College - Clovis$1,536
Mesa Community College$2,094
Santa Fe Community College$2,115
Pima Community College$2,118
Eastern Wyoming College$2,928
Blackfeet Community College$3,493
College of Southern Idaho$4,120
Nevada State College$5,131
Treasure Valley Community College$5,445
Brigham Young University-Provo$5,460


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