Emporia has a total population of 26,760 and a student population of 6,920. Of these students, 6,314 are enrolled in schools that offer educational leadership programs.
Of the 1 educational leadership schools in Emporia, the largest educational leadership school, by student population, is Emporia State University. In 2010, Emporia State University graduated approximately 68 students from its educational leadership program.
A total of 164 students graduated with credentials in educational leadership from educational leadership schools in Emporia in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Emporia's educational leadership schools was $15,372 per year for instate students and $24,576 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, you will face an additional expense of $6,146 per year, on average, for room and board at Emporia-based educational leadership schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Emporia after graduating from educational leadership school, you should know that job prospects for educational leadership professonals in Emporia, which is the most popular educational leadership profession, are good. In 2010, of the 2,210 educational leadership professonals in Kansas, 810 were working in the greater Emporia area. The government projects that the number of educational leadership professonals in Emporia will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Emporia is $72,770 per year, which is lower than the average for educational leadership professonals state-wide.