West Burlington, IA has eleven educational leadership schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Knox College, the highest ranked school in this group with an educational leadership program, has a total student population of 1,407. It is the 154th highest ranked school in the USA and the 4th highest in the state of Illinois (#1 is Northwestern University). To learn more about educational leadership programs in West Burlington, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of educational leadership professors at Knox College such as Karen Gourd, Jason Helfer, Donna Jurich, and Jim Vandergriff.
Educational Leadership students from West Burlington schools who go on to become principals, education administrators, educational leadership specialists, educational coaches, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 28,710 people working as education administrators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $80,140. Also, Education administrators, elementary and secondary school make on average $87,390 per year and there are about 219,280 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 340 employed education administrators, elementary and secondary school earning an average salary of $79,470. Education administrators in this area earn $71,360/yr and there are 80 employed.
West Burlington lies in Des Moines county, which is one of the 52 counties in Iowa. Overall, the Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area has 225,880 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.9% unemployment rate, $16.20/hr average worker wage, and a $33,700 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.356 out of every 1000 jobs in West Burlington are held by education administrators, and 1.520/1000 are held by education administrators, elementary and secondary school.
Of the 11 educational leadership schools with a 100-mile radius of West Burlington, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Kaplan University comes out as the most expensive ($23,227/yr) for educational leadership students, with Western Illinois University as the lowest, reported at only $12,287/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from West Burlington|
|Rock Island||IL||-||2||34.7008||66||56.1 miles|
|Iowa City||IA||69,842||2||33.2806||239||61.1 miles|
|East Peoria||IL||-||2||21.1433||95||83.3 miles|
|Cedar Rapids||IA||130,349||7||32.4429||236||83.6 miles|