Pittsburg has a general population of 19,243 and an overall student population of 7,277. Approximately 7,277 of Pittsburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer educational leadership programs.
Pittsburg State University is the largest educational leadership school in Pittsburg, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 71 students graduated from the Educational Leadership program at Pittsburg State University.
In 2010, 117 students graduated with an educational leadership degree from one of Pittsburg's educational leadership schools. Tuition in 2009 at Pittsburg's educational leadership schools was $14,862 per year for instate students and $23,386 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a educational leadership program in Pittsburg. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,744 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,102.
If you decide to work as an educational leadership professonal in Pittsburg, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 2,210 educational leadership professonals in Kansas. Of these educational leadership professonals, 810 were working in the greater Pittsburg area. The government projects that the number of educational leadership professonals in Pittsburg will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Pittsburg is $72,770 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for educational leadership professonals.