Shippensburg has a total population of 5,586 and a student population of 8,253. Of these students, 8,253 are enrolled in schools that offer educational leadership programs.
Shippensburg's largest educational leadership school is Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, approximately 34 students graduated from the Educational Leadership program at Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania.
A total of 50 students graduated with credentials in educational leadership from educational leadership schools in Shippensburg in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Shippensburg's educational leadership schools was $17,256 per year for instate students and $25,692 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a educational leadership program in Shippensburg. And if you live on campus at one of the Shippensburg-based educational leadership schools, you will have an added expense of $7,086 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,558.
If you plan on staying in Shippensburg after graduating from educational leadership school, you should know that job prospects for educational leadership professonals in Shippensburg, which is the most popular educational leadership profession, are not very good. There were 9,200 educational leadership professonals working in Pennsylvania and 390 working in the greater Shippensburg area in 2010. The number of educational leadership professonals in Shippensburg is expected to decrease by -3% 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 Shippensburg is $86,140 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for educational leadership professonals.