Terre Haute has a general population of 59,614 and an overall student population of 18,737. Approximately 10,534 of Terre Haute's students are enrolled in schools that offer public administration programs.
The largest public administration school in Terre Haute, by student population, is Indiana State University. In 2010, approximately 17 students graduated from the Public Administration program at Indiana State University.
A reported 17 students graduated with credentials in public administration in Terre Haute in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,722 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Terre Haute public administration schools was an average of $27,298 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,170 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a public administration program in Terre Haute. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,463 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Terre Haute after graduating from public administration school, you should know that job prospects for public administration professionals in Terre Haute, which is the most popular public administration profession, are not very good. There were 6,720 public administration professionals working in Indiana and 100 working in the greater Terre Haute area in 2010. Terre Haute's public administration professional workforce is projected to decrease by -2% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for public administration professionals.