Waltham has a total population of 59,226 and a student population of 11,226. Of these students, 5,598 are enrolled in schools that offer political science programs.
Waltham's largest political science school is Brandeis University. In 2010, approximately 63 students graduated from the Political Science program at Brandeis University.
A total of 63 students graduated with credentials in political science from political science schools in Waltham in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $38,762 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a political science program in Waltham. And if you live on campus at one of the Waltham-based political science schools, you will have an added expense of $11,166 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $43,032.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a political scientist in Waltham is $90,900 per year, which is lower than the average for political scientists state-wide.