Natchitoches has a total population of 17,865 and a student population of 9,247. Of these students, 9,247 are enrolled in schools that offer educational leadership programs.
The largest educational leadership school in Natchitoches, by student population, is Northwestern State University of Louisiana. In 2010, Northwestern State University of Louisiana graduated approximately 30 students with credentials in educational leadership.
In 2010, 30 students graduated with an educational leadership degree from one of Natchitoches's educational leadership schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,786 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Natchitoches educational leadership schools was an average of $21,472 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 $6,682 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as an educational leadership professonal in Natchitoches, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 3,560 educational leadership professonals in Louisiana, 340 were working in the greater Natchitoches area. The government projects that the number of educational leadership professonals in Natchitoches will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for educational leadership professonals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an educational leadership professonal in Natchitoches is $63,850 per year, which is lower than the average for educational leadership professonals state-wide.