With an overall population of 40,759 and a student population of 7,249, approximately 3,974 of Hilo students attend one of Hilo's schools that offer political science programs.
The largest political science school in Hilo, by student population, is University of Hawaii at Hilo. In 2010, approximately 21 students graduated from the Political Science program at University of Hawaii at Hilo.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with a political science degree in Hilo. Tuition in 2009 at Hilo's political science schools was $14,596 per year for instate students and $24,100 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,120 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a political science program in Hilo. And if you live on campus at one of the Hilo-based political science schools, you will have an added expense of $6,546 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,878.