Colorado Springs has a general population of 360,890 and an overall student population of 30,513. Approximately 9,733 of Colorado Springs's students are enrolled in schools that offer educational leadership programs.
University of Colorado at Colorado Springs is the largest educational leadership school in Colorado Springs, based on student population. Approximately 115 students graduated in 2010 from University of Colorado at Colorado Springs with credentials in educational leadership.
In 2010, 115 students graduated with an educational leadership degree in Colorado Springs. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,047 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Colorado Springs educational leadership schools was an average of $30,967 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,728 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a educational leadership program in Colorado Springs. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,490 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,881.
Many educational leadership graduates choose to work as educational leadership professonals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Colorado Springs, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 3,720 educational leadership professonals in Colorado. Of these educational leadership professonals, 630 were working in the greater Colorado Springs area. By the year 2018, the number of educational leadership professonals is expected to increase by 8% in Colorado Springs. 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 Colorado Springs is $80,580 per year, which is higher than the average for educational leadership professonals state-wide.