Murfreesboro has a general population of 68,816 and an overall student population of 25,929. Approximately 25,188 of Murfreesboro's students are enrolled in schools that offer educational leadership programs.
Middle Tennessee State University is the largest educational leadership school in Murfreesboro, based on student population. Approximately 176 students graduated in 2010 from Middle Tennessee State University with credentials in educational leadership.
In 2010, 328 students graduated with an educational leadership degree from one of Murfreesboro's educational leadership schools. If you decide to attend one of Murfreesboro's educational leadership schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,878 per year in instate tuition and $28,806 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for educational leadership related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,754 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,124.
Many educational leadership graduates choose to work as educational leadership professonals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Murfreesboro, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 4,710 educational leadership professonals in Tennessee, 1,120 were working in the greater Murfreesboro area. Murfreesboro's educational leadership professonal workforce is projected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for educational leadership professonals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as an educational leadership professonal in Murfreesboro is $74,960 per year, which is higher than the average for educational leadership professonals state-wide.