Valparaiso has a general population of 27,428 and an overall student population of 4,144. Approximately 4,065 of Valparaiso's students are enrolled in schools that offer public administration programs.
Of the 1 public administration schools in Valparaiso, the largest public administration school, by student population, is Valparaiso University. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Public Administration program at Valparaiso University.
If you decide to attend a public administration school in Valparaiso, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $28,320.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for public administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Valparaiso-based public administration schools, you will have an added expense of $7,960 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $31,160.
If you decide to work as a public administration professional in Valparaiso, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 28 public administration professionals in Indiana were working in the greater Valparaiso area. The government projects that the number of public administration professionals in Valparaiso will decrease by -2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for public administration professionals.