With an overall population of 18,928 and a student population of 6,590, approximately 6,484 of Searcy students attend one of Searcy's schools that offer public administration programs.
Searcy's largest public administration school is Harding University. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Public Administration program at Harding University.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in public administration in Searcy in 2010. If you decide to attend a public administration school in Searcy, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $13,580.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for public administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Searcy-based public administration schools, you will have an added expense of $6,224 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home 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 Searcy, your job prospects are not very good. There were 3,410 public administration professionals working in Arkansas and 160 working in the greater Searcy area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of public administration professionals is expected to increase by 2% in Searcy. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for public administration professionals.