With an overall population of 59,643 and a student population of 12,797, approximately 3,916 of Jackson students attend one of Jackson's schools that offer educational leadership programs.
The largest educational leadership school in Jackson, by student population, is Union University. In 2010, Union University graduated approximately 59 students from its educational leadership program.
A total of 86 students graduated with credentials in educational leadership from educational leadership schools in Jackson in 2010. If you decide to attend a educational leadership school in Jackson, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,040.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for educational leadership related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Jackson-based educational leadership schools, you will have an added expense of $9,960 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many educational leadership graduates choose to work as educational leadership professonals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Jackson, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 4,710 educational leadership professonals in Tennessee. Of these educational leadership professonals, 110 were working in the greater Jackson area. Jackson's educational leadership professonal workforce is projected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for educational leadership professonals.
As an educational leadership professonal in Jackson, you can expect to make an average salary of $71,550 per year. This is higher than the average salary for educational leadership professonals in the state.