With an overall population of 115,930 and a student population of 8,874, approximately 4,813 of Abilene students attend one of Abilene's schools that offer educational leadership programs.
Abilene's largest educational leadership school is Abilene Christian University. In 2010, approximately 40 students graduated from the Educational Leadership program at Abilene Christian University.
A reported 48 students graduated with credentials in educational leadership in Abilene in 2010. In 2009 tuition at educational leadership schools in Abilene was $20,290 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for educational leadership related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,510 per year, on average, for room and board at Abilene-based educational leadership schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in educational leadership, if you decide to work as an educational leadership professonal in Abilene, your job prospects are good. There were 21,690 educational leadership professonals working in Texas and 110 working in the greater Abilene area in 2010. The number of educational leadership professonals in Abilene is expected to increase by 29% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Abilene is $67,980 per year, which is lower than the average for educational leadership professonals state-wide.