Tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, transportation, personal expenses. At first, these combined costs may seem overwhelming. They don’t have to be. With some planning and the willingness to investigate different schools, scholarships, grants, and bursaries, the cost of attending college or university can be more manageable than you might think. As a starting point for your research, here are the typical tuition costs for a foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics degree.

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 10,974 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

34% above average compared to other degrees

$ 30,699 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

57% above average compared to other degrees

$ 40,012 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

30% above average compared to other degrees

What do foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics graduates earn?

Foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics students make an average of $61,577 per year after graduation. This is 8% below average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

$ 61,577 per year
Average graduate salary in 2020

Bottom 41% of degrees

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% of people underpaid in 2019

0% above average compared to other degrees

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