With an overall population of 83,680 and a student population of 24,983, approximately 2,093 of Whittier students attend one of Whittier's schools that offer political science programs.
The largest political science school in Whittier, by student population, is Whittier College. In 2010, Whittier College graduated approximately 16 students from its political science program.
A total of 16 students graduated with credentials in political science from political science schools in Whittier in 2010. In 2009 tuition at political science schools in Whittier was $34,228 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a political science program in Whittier. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,704 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $40,006.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a political scientist in Whittier is $88,480 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for political scientists.