With an overall population of 39,636 and a student population of 3,555, approximately 3,314 of Jefferson City students attend one of Jefferson City's schools that offer public administration programs.
The largest public administration school in Jefferson City, by student population, is Lincoln University. In 2010, Lincoln University graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in public administration.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a public administration degree in Jefferson City. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,374 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Jefferson City public administration schools was an average of $16,142 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $950 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a public administration program in Jefferson City. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,660 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,017.
After graduating with your credentials in public administration, if you decide to work as a public administration professional in Jefferson City, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of public administration professionals is expected to decrease by -2% in Jefferson City. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public administration professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a public administration professional in Jefferson City is $36,490 per year, which is the same as the average for public administration professionals state-wide.