Rochester has a general population of 10,467 and an overall student population of 19,810. Approximately 18,918 of Rochester's students are enrolled in schools that offer public administration programs.
The largest public administration school in Rochester, by student population, is Oakland University. Approximately 37 students graduated in 2010 from Oakland University with credentials in public administration.
A reported 37 students graduated with credentials in public administration in Rochester in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Rochester's public administration schools was $19,262 per year for instate students and $30,977 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,107 for public administration related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,350 per year, on average, for room and board at Rochester-based public administration schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,390.
After graduating with your credentials in public administration, if you decide to work as a public administration professional in Rochester, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 16,920 public administration professionals in Michigan. Of these public administration professionals, 2,900 were working in the greater Rochester area. By the year 2018, the number of public administration professionals is expected to decrease by -5% in Rochester. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public administration professionals.