In addition to meeting application requirements, you’ll have to consider how much it will cost to study at your dream school. Colleges and universities offer scholarships and financial aid, as do corporations, associations, and the government. You might be surprised by the options you discover. To help you get a sense of your baseline education costs, here are the typical tuition rates for a linguistics and related studies degree:

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 10,497 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

23% above average compared to other degrees

$ 27,069 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

32% above average compared to other degrees

$ 34,956 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

7% above average compared to other degrees

What do linguistics and related studies graduates earn?

Linguistics and related studies students make an average of $55,659 per year after graduation. This is 17% below average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

$ 55,659 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Bottom 28% of degrees

% of people underpaid in 2019

0% above average compared to other degrees


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