South Dakota contains five schools that offer educational leadership programs. Augustana College, the highest-ranking educational leadership school in SD, has a total student population of 1,793 and is the 218th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 5 educational leadership schools in South Dakota, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Sioux Falls comes out as the most expensive ($19,361/yr), with South Dakota State University as the lowest recorded at only $11,748/yr.
Educational Leadership students from South Dakota 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 South Dakota alone, there are 610 employed education administrators, elementary and secondary school earning an average yearly salary of $65,590. Education administrators in this state earn $65,300/yr and there are 30 employed.
Also, within the educational leadership schools in South Dakota, the average student population is 1,780 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from educational leadership, there are 1098 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,143 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,336, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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