Sacramento has a general population of 407,018 and an overall student population of 115,818. Approximately 29,241 of Sacramento's students are enrolled in schools that offer public administration programs.
The largest public administration school in Sacramento, by student population, is California State University-Sacramento. In 2010, approximately 15 students graduated from the Public Administration program at California State University-Sacramento.
A reported 15 students graduated with credentials in public administration in Sacramento in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Sacramento's public administration schools, you can expect to pay an average of $21,478 per year in instate tuition and $32,638 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,734 for public administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Sacramento-based public administration schools, you will have an added expense of $9,910 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,598.
If you decide to work as a public administration professional in Sacramento, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 11 public administration professionals in California were working in the greater Sacramento area. By the year 2018, the number of public administration professionals is expected to decrease by -4% in Sacramento. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public administration professionals.