With an overall population of 199,564 and a student population of 36,271, approximately 30,049 of Lubbock students attend one of Lubbock's schools that offer public administration programs.
Texas Tech University is the largest public administration school in Lubbock, based on student population. Approximately 11 students graduated in 2010 from Texas Tech University with credentials in public administration.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a public administration degree in Lubbock. Tuition in 2009 at Lubbock's public administration schools was $18,288 per year for instate students and $24,936 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for public administration related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,805 per year, on average, for room and board at Lubbock-based public administration schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a public administration professional in Lubbock, your job prospects are not very good. There were 18,150 public administration professionals working in Texas and 160 working in the greater Lubbock area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of public administration professionals is expected to increase by 5% in Lubbock. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for public administration professionals.