Fayetteville has a total population of 58,047 and a student population of 20,000. Of these students, 19,849 are enrolled in schools that offer public administration programs.
Fayetteville's largest public administration school is University of Arkansas. In 2010, University of Arkansas graduated approximately 20 students with credentials in public administration.
A reported 26 students graduated with credentials in public administration in Fayetteville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,241 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Fayetteville public administration schools was an average of $27,118 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,082 for public administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,732 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a public administration professional in Fayetteville, your job prospects are not very good. There were 3,410 public administration professionals working in Arkansas and 350 working in the greater Fayetteville area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of public administration professionals is expected to increase by 2% in Fayetteville. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for public administration professionals.