Athens has a total population of 100,266 and a student population of 40,242. Of these students, 34,885 are enrolled in schools that offer educational leadership programs.
Of the 1 educational leadership schools in Athens, the largest educational leadership school, by student population, is University of Georgia. Approximately 47 students graduated in 2010 from University of Georgia with credentials in educational leadership.
A reported 104 students graduated with credentials in educational leadership in Athens in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Athens's educational leadership schools was $18,000 per year for instate students and $36,210 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $960 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a educational leadership program in Athens. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,046 per year, on average, for room and board at Athens-based educational leadership schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many educational leadership graduates choose to work as educational leadership professonals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Athens, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 7,290 educational leadership professonals in Georgia. Of these educational leadership professonals, 120 were working in the greater Athens area. By the year 2018, the number of educational leadership professonals is expected to increase by 24% in Athens. 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 Athens is $88,060 per year, which is higher than the average for educational leadership professonals state-wide.