With an overall population of 152,397 and a student population of 73,020, approximately 29,153 of Fort Lauderdale students attend one of Fort Lauderdale's schools that offer educational leadership programs.
Fort Lauderdale's largest educational leadership school is Nova Southeastern University. In 2010, approximately 737 students graduated from the Educational Leadership program at Nova Southeastern University.
A reported 1,027 students graduated with credentials in educational leadership in Fort Lauderdale in 2010. In 2009 tuition at educational leadership schools in Fort Lauderdale was $21,100 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a educational leadership program in Fort Lauderdale. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,634 per year, on average, for room and board at Fort Lauderdale-based educational leadership schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,918.
Many educational leadership graduates choose to work as educational leadership professonals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Fort Lauderdale, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 educational leadership professonals in Florida were working in the greater Fort Lauderdale area. The number of educational leadership professonals in Fort Lauderdale is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for educational leadership professonals.