Columbus has a total population of 25,944 and a student population of 2,476. Of these students, 2,476 are enrolled in schools that offer educational leadership programs.
Of the 1 educational leadership schools in Columbus, the largest educational leadership school, by student population, is Mississippi University for Women. In 2010, Mississippi University for Women graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in educational leadership.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with an educational leadership degree from one of Columbus's educational leadership schools. If you decide to attend one of Columbus's educational leadership schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,802 per year in instate tuition and $21,430 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for educational leadership related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,164 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,638.
After graduating with your credentials in educational leadership, if you decide to work as an educational leadership professonal in Columbus, your job prospects are average. There were 1,620 educational leadership professonals working in Mississippi and 750 working in the greater Columbus area in 2010. The government projects that the number of educational leadership professonals in Columbus will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for educational leadership professonals.