Fitchburg has a general population of 39,102 and an overall student population of 7,119. Approximately 7,043 of Fitchburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer educational leadership programs.
Of the 1 educational leadership schools in Fitchburg, the largest educational leadership school, by student population, is Fitchburg State University. In 2010, Fitchburg State University graduated approximately 174 students from its educational leadership program.
A total of 224 students graduated with credentials in educational leadership from educational leadership schools in Fitchburg in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,420 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Fitchburg educational leadership schools was an average of $23,500 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for educational leadership related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,870 per year, on average, for room and board at Fitchburg-based educational leadership schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,200.
Many educational leadership graduates choose to work as educational leadership professonals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Fitchburg, your job prospects are not very good. There were 6,890 educational leadership professonals working in Massachusetts and 100 working in the greater Fitchburg area in 2010. Fitchburg's educational leadership professonal workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Fitchburg is $90,740 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for educational leadership professonals.