Blacksburg has a total population of 39,573 and a student population of 31,581. Of these students, 30,870 are enrolled in schools that offer educational leadership programs.
The largest educational leadership school in Blacksburg, by student population, is Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. In 2010, approximately 170 students graduated from the Educational Leadership program at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
A reported 263 students graduated with credentials in educational leadership in Blacksburg in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Blacksburg's educational leadership schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,565 per year in instate tuition and $32,838 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,080 for educational leadership related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Blacksburg-based educational leadership schools, you will have an added expense of $6,024 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,985.
If you decide to work as an educational leadership professonal in Blacksburg, your job prospects are good. There were 6,530 educational leadership professonals working in Virginia and 110 working in the greater Blacksburg area in 2010. Blacksburg's educational leadership professonal workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for educational leadership professonals.
As an educational leadership professonal in Blacksburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $70,760 per year. This is higher than the average salary for educational leadership professonals in the state.
Blacksburg, Virginia 24061-0131