Union has a total population of 54,405 and a student population of 17,065. Of these students, 15,051 are enrolled in schools that offer educational leadership programs.
Kean University is the largest educational leadership school in Union, based on student population. Approximately 84 students graduated in 2010 from Kean University with credentials in educational leadership.
A reported 93 students graduated with credentials in educational leadership in Union in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,184 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Union educational leadership schools was an average of $29,819 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,800 for educational leadership related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,237 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $15,204.
Many educational leadership graduates choose to work as educational leadership professonals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Union, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 9,800 educational leadership professonals in New Jersey, 2,030 were working in the greater Union area. By the year 2018, the number of educational leadership professonals is expected to increase by 4% in Union. 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 Union is $121,300 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for educational leadership professonals.