With an overall population of 20,681 and a student population of 20,350, approximately 20,350 of Carbondale students attend one of Carbondale's schools that offer educational leadership programs.
Of the 1 educational leadership schools in Carbondale, the largest educational leadership school, by student population, is Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Approximately 39 students graduated in 2010 from Southern Illinois University Carbondale with credentials in educational leadership.
In 2010, 69 students graduated with an educational leadership degree in Carbondale. Tuition in 2009 at Carbondale's educational leadership schools was $21,913 per year for instate students and $32,848 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for educational leadership related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Carbondale-based educational leadership schools, you will have an added expense of $8,082 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in educational leadership, if you decide to work as an educational leadership professonal in Carbondale, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 25 educational leadership professonals in Illinois were working in the greater Carbondale area. Carbondale's educational leadership professonal workforce is projected to increase by 9% 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 Carbondale is $80,010 per year, which is lower than the average for educational leadership professonals state-wide.