With an overall population of 110,257 and a student population of 22,602, approximately 16,361 of Lafayette students attend one of Lafayette's schools that offer educational leadership programs.
Of the 1 educational leadership schools in Lafayette, the largest educational leadership school, by student population, is University of Louisiana at Lafayette. In 2010, University of Louisiana at Lafayette graduated approximately 23 students from its educational leadership program.
In 2010, 28 students graduated with an educational leadership degree from one of Lafayette's educational leadership schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,764 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Lafayette educational leadership schools was an average of $21,336 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for educational leadership related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,680 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,614.
If you plan on staying in Lafayette after graduating from educational leadership school, you should know that job prospects for educational leadership professonals in Lafayette, which is the most popular educational leadership profession, are not very good. The number of educational leadership professonals in Lafayette is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for educational leadership professonals.