Arlington has a total population of 332,969 and a student population of 30,763. Of these students, 28,085 are enrolled in schools that offer educational leadership programs.
Of the 1 educational leadership schools in Arlington, the largest educational leadership school, by student population, is The University of Texas at Arlington. In 2010, approximately 49 students graduated from the Educational Leadership program at The University of Texas at Arlington.
A total of 92 students graduated with credentials in educational leadership from educational leadership schools in Arlington in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,181 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Arlington educational leadership schools was an average of $25,829 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $908 for educational leadership related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,097 per year, on average, for room and board at Arlington-based educational leadership schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,084.
Many educational leadership graduates choose to work as educational leadership professonals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Arlington, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 11 educational leadership professonals in Texas were working in the greater Arlington area. The government projects that the number of educational leadership professonals in Arlington will 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 Arlington is $78,540 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for educational leadership professonals.