Little Rock has a general population of 183,133 and an overall student population of 20,000. Approximately 13,132 of Little Rock's students are enrolled in schools that offer educational leadership programs.
University of Arkansas at Little Rock is the largest educational leadership school in Little Rock, based on student population. In 2010, University of Arkansas at Little Rock graduated approximately 16 students with credentials in educational leadership.
In 2010, 46 students graduated with an educational leadership degree from one of Little Rock's educational leadership schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,498 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Little Rock educational leadership schools was an average of $29,958 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for educational leadership related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Little Rock-based educational leadership schools, you will have an added expense of $3,100 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,009.
If you decide to work as an educational leadership professonal in Little Rock, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 2,070 educational leadership professonals in Arkansas, 490 were working in the greater Little Rock area. Little Rock's educational leadership professonal workforce is projected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for educational leadership professonals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an educational leadership professonal in Little Rock is $76,560 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for educational leadership professonals.