Muncie has a total population of 67,430 and a student population of 29,560. Of these students, 21,401 are enrolled in schools that offer public administration programs.
The largest public administration school in Muncie, by student population, is Ball State University. In 2010, Ball State University graduated approximately 23 students from its public administration program.
In 2010, 34 students graduated with a public administration degree from one of Muncie's public administration schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,640 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Muncie public administration schools was an average of $32,208 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $970 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a public administration program in Muncie. And if you live on campus at one of the Muncie-based public administration schools, you will have an added expense of $8,052 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a public administration professional in Muncie, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 104 public administration professionals in Indiana were working in the greater Muncie area. By the year 2018, the number of public administration professionals is expected to decrease by -2% in Muncie. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for public administration professionals.