Educational Leadership Schools In Iowa

There are 11 accredited educational leadership schools in Iowa for faculty who teach educational leadership classes to choose from. The trends in Iowa's educational leadership academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in educational leadership includes educational leadership training at the following levels:

  • Educational Leadership Certificate
  • Masters degree in Educational Leadership
  • PhD degree in Educational Leadership


Schools

  1. Buena Vista University

    610 W 4th St, Storm Lake, Iowa 50588

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  2. Dordt College

    498 4th Ave NE, Sioux Center, Iowa 51250-1697

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  3. Drake University

    2507 University Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa 50311-4505

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  4. Iowa State University

    3410 Beardshear Hall, Ames, Iowa 50011-2030

    97 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. University of Iowa

    101 Jessup Hall, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1316

    71 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Loras College

    1450 Alta Vista, Dubuque, Iowa 52004-0178

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  7. Mount Mercy University

    1330 Elmhurst Dr NE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52402-4797

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  8. University of Northern Iowa

    1222 W 27th St, Cedar Falls, Iowa 50614-0005

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  9. Saint Ambrose University

    518 W Locust St, Davenport, Iowa 52803-2898

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  10. Upper Iowa University

    605 Washington St, Fayette, Iowa 52142-1857

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  11. Kaplan University-Davenport Campus

    1801 E Kimberly Rd Ste 1, Davenport, Iowa 52807

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Iowa Vs. National Educational Leadership Employment

Iowa 4,630
National 411,430

Approximately 1% of the country's educational leadership professionals work in Iowa state.

Employment Growth for Educational leadership professionals In Iowa

5,020 5,030 5,110 4,720 4,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Educational Leadership is a shrinking field in Iowa. There were 390 less educational leadership professionals working in Iowa in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of educational leadership professionals has shrunk by 8%. This is faster than the trend for educational leadership professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of educational leadership professionals has grown by 5% between 2006 and 2010.

Educational Leadership VS. All Professions salaries in Iowa

$59,650 $64,765 $66,822 $69,325 $71,668
$40,051 $42,531 $43,384 $44,580 $45,125
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Educational Leadership
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Iowa, as the number of educational leadership professionals is declining, the salaries earned by educational leadership professionals are increasing. Educational leadership professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $59,650 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $71,668 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Educational leadership professionals in Iowa

10th percentile
$41,740
25th percentile
$52,035
50th percentile
$66,412
75th percentile
$85,102
90th percentile
$107,662

This represents a 17% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of educational leadership, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid educational leadership professionals earning 158% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Iowa state.

Average Salaries for Educational leadership professionals and related professions in Iowa

Educational Leadership
$71,668
Special Education
$44,157
Teaching
$56,227

In Iowa, educational leadership professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Educational Leadership programs available for each degree type for all schools in Iowa

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
18
doctor
10
Certificate
5
Total33

As the number of educational leadership professionals is decreasing in Iowa state, the number of students graduating from the 11 accredited educational leadership schools in Iowa state is increasing. In 2006, 275 students graduated from educational leadership courses in Iowa. And in 2010, 370 students graduated.

This represents a 35% increase in the number of educational leadership degree or certificate school graduates in Iowa state. Most of these graduates, or 55%, earned an master's degree in educational leadership.

Educational Leadership Faculty Salaries in Iowa

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