Salem has a total population of 40,407 and a student population of 10,125. Of these students, 10,125 are enrolled in schools that offer educational leadership programs.
Salem State University is the largest educational leadership school in Salem, based on student population. In 2010, Salem State University graduated approximately 61 students from its educational leadership program.
A reported 99 students graduated with credentials in educational leadership in Salem in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,443 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Salem educational leadership schools was an average of $25,583 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for educational leadership related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Salem-based educational leadership schools, you will have an added expense of $9,439 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,148.
If you plan on staying in Salem after graduating from educational leadership school, you should know that job prospects for educational leadership professonals in Salem, which is the most popular educational leadership profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 6,890 educational leadership professonals in Massachusetts. Of these educational leadership professonals, 250 were working in the greater Salem area. The government projects that the number of educational leadership professonals in Salem will increase by 2% 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 Salem is $94,130 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for educational leadership professonals.