With an overall population of 36,264 and a student population of 7,305, approximately 7,194 of Florence students attend one of Florence's schools that offer educational leadership programs.
The largest educational leadership school in Florence, by student population, is University of North Alabama. In 2010, approximately 11 students graduated from the Educational Leadership program at University of North Alabama.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with an educational leadership certificate from one of Florence's educational leadership schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,198 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Florence educational leadership schools was an average of $17,206 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a educational leadership program in Florence. And if you live on campus at one of the Florence-based educational leadership schools, you will have an added expense of $4,783 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,414.
If you plan on staying in Florence after graduating from educational leadership school, you should know that job prospects for educational leadership professonals in Florence, which is the most popular educational leadership profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 40 educational leadership professonals in Alabama were working in the greater Florence area. Florence's educational leadership professonal workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for educational leadership professonals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an educational leadership professonal in Florence is $80,460 per year, which is higher than the average for educational leadership professonals state-wide.