With an overall population of 34,733 and a student population of 30,803, approximately 30,803 of San Marcos students attend one of San Marcos's schools that offer educational leadership programs.
The largest educational leadership school in San Marcos, by student population, is Texas State University-San Marcos. In 2010, Texas State University-San Marcos graduated approximately 48 students with credentials in educational leadership.
A total of 62 students graduated with credentials in educational leadership from educational leadership schools in San Marcos in 2010. If you decide to attend one of San Marcos's educational leadership schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,148 per year in instate tuition and $24,796 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,050 for educational leadership related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,392 per year, on average, for room and board at San Marcos-based educational leadership schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,278.
If you plan on staying in San Marcos after graduating from educational leadership school, you should know that job prospects for educational leadership professonals in San Marcos, which is the most popular educational leadership profession, are good. In 2010, there were 21,690 educational leadership professonals in Texas. Of these educational leadership professonals, 1,520 were working in the greater San Marcos area. The number of educational leadership professonals in San Marcos 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 San Marcos is $74,430 per year, which is higher than the average for educational leadership professonals state-wide.