Magnolia has a general population of 10,858 and an overall student population of 3,226. Approximately 3,226 of Magnolia's students are enrolled in schools that offer public administration programs.
Magnolia's largest public administration school is Southern Arkansas University Main Campus. In 2010, approximately 12 students graduated from the Public Administration program at Southern Arkansas University Main Campus.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with a public administration degree from one of Magnolia's public administration schools. If you decide to attend one of Magnolia's public administration schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,280 per year in instate tuition and $18,920 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for public administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,450 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,624.
If you plan on staying in Magnolia after graduating from public administration school, you should know that job prospects for public administration professionals in Magnolia, which is the most popular public administration profession, are average. There were 1,380 public administration professionals working in Arkansas and 380 working in the greater Magnolia area in 2010. Magnolia's public administration professional workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for public administration professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a public administration professional in Magnolia is $18,920 per year, which is lower than the average for public administration professionals state-wide.