Tempe has a general population of 158,625 and an overall student population of 92,920. Approximately 68,064 of Tempe's students are enrolled in schools that offer political science programs.
Tempe's largest political science school is Arizona State University. In 2010, approximately 407 students graduated from the Political Science program at Arizona State University.
A total of 407 students graduated with credentials in political science from political science schools in Tempe in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,290 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Tempe political science schools was an average of $33,075 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,270 for political science related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Tempe-based political science schools, you will have an added expense of $9,210 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,210.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a political scientist in Tempe is $69,990 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for political scientists.