Fort Myers has a general population of 48,208 and an overall student population of 31,789. Approximately 11,092 of Fort Myers's students are enrolled in schools that offer public administration programs.
Florida Gulf Coast University is the largest public administration school in Fort Myers, based on student population. In 2010, Florida Gulf Coast University graduated approximately 11 students with credentials in public administration.
A total of 11 students graduated with credentials in public administration from public administration schools in Fort Myers in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Fort Myers's public administration schools was $16,679 per year for instate students and $31,938 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for public administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,642 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,037.
If you decide to work as a public administration professional in Fort Myers, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 23,700 public administration professionals in Florida. Of these public administration professionals, 540 were working in the greater Fort Myers area. Fort Myers's public administration professional workforce is projected to decrease by -7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public administration professionals.