With an overall population of 26,809 and a student population of 29,251, approximately 28,898 of Morgantown students attend one of Morgantown's schools that offer public administration programs.
Morgantown's largest public administration school is West Virginia University. In 2010, West Virginia University graduated approximately 29 students with credentials in public administration.
A reported 29 students graduated with credentials in public administration in Morgantown in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,034 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Morgantown public administration schools was an average of $27,132 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,178 for public administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,770 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many public administration graduates choose to work as public administration professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Morgantown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 3,590 public administration professionals in West Virginia, 170 were working in the greater Morgantown area. Morgantown's public administration professional workforce is projected to decrease by -8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public administration professionals.