There are 2 public administration schools in Kansas City, Missouri. Kansas City has a total population of 441,545 and a student population of 59,835. Of these students, 27,574 are enrolled in schools that offer public administration programs.
University of Missouri-Kansas City is the largest public administration school in Kansas City, based on student population. Approximately 44 students graduated in 2010 from University of Missouri-Kansas City with credentials in public administration.
In 2010, 88 students graduated with a public administration degree from one of Kansas City's public administration schools. Tuition in 2009 at Kansas City's public administration schools was $22,028 per year for instate students and $27,574 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,190 for public administration related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,795 per year, on average, for room and board at Kansas City-based public administration schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,173.
If you plan on staying in Kansas City after graduating from public administration school, you should know that job prospects for public administration professionals in Kansas City, which is the most popular public administration profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 7,580 public administration professionals in Missouri. Of these public administration professionals, 3,430 were working in the greater Kansas City area. By the year 2018, the number of public administration professionals is expected to decrease by -7% in Kansas City. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public administration professionals.
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