Long Beach has a total population of 461,522 and a student population of 66,287. Of these students, 35,557 are enrolled in schools that offer political science programs.
California State University-Long Beach is the largest political science school in Long Beach, based on student population. In 2010, California State University-Long Beach graduated approximately 161 students with credentials in political science.
A reported 161 students graduated with credentials in political science in Long Beach in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,052 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Long Beach political science schools was an average of $31,212 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for political science related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Long Beach-based political science schools, you will have an added expense of $7,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,426.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a political scientist in Long Beach is $88,480 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for political scientists.