With an overall population of 217,074 and a student population of 27,666, approximately 25,959 of Akron students attend one of Akron's schools that offer educational leadership programs.
Of the 1 educational leadership schools in Akron, the largest educational leadership school, by student population, is University of Akron Main Campus. In 2010, University of Akron Main Campus graduated approximately 64 students with credentials in educational leadership.
In 2010, 151 students graduated with an educational leadership degree from one of Akron's educational leadership schools. Tuition in 2009 at Akron's educational leadership schools was $20,869 per year for instate students and $30,117 per year for out of state students.
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 Akron-based educational leadership schools, you will have an added expense of $8,697 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,718.
Many educational leadership graduates choose to work as educational leadership professonals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Akron, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 educational leadership professonals in Ohio were working in the greater Akron area. The government projects that the number of educational leadership professonals in Akron will increase by 1% 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 Akron is $90,760 per year, which is higher than the average for educational leadership professonals state-wide.