Takoma Park has a general population of 17,299 and an overall student population of 1,178. Approximately 1,178 of Takoma Park's students are enrolled in schools that offer public administration programs.
Washington Adventist University is the largest public administration school in Takoma Park, based on student population. In 2010, Washington Adventist University graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in public administration.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,480 per year in tuition costs.
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 Takoma Park-based public administration schools, you will have an added expense of $7,200 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $21,780.
If you plan on staying in Takoma Park after graduating from public administration school, you should know that job prospects for public administration professionals in Takoma Park, which is the most popular public administration profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 5,830 public administration professionals in Maryland, 1,050 were working in the greater Takoma Park area. The number of public administration professionals in Takoma Park is expected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for public administration professionals.