New Brunswick has a general population of 48,573 and an overall student population of 37,571. Approximately 37,366 of New Brunswick's students are enrolled in schools that offer public administration programs.
The largest public administration school in New Brunswick, by student population, is Rutgers University-New Brunswick. In 2010, Rutgers University-New Brunswick graduated approximately 27 students from its public administration program.
A reported 27 students graduated with credentials in public administration in New Brunswick in 2010. If you decide to attend one of New Brunswick's public administration schools, you can expect to pay an average of $26,338 per year in instate tuition and $37,510 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,431 for public administration related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the New Brunswick-based public administration schools, you will have an added expense of $10,676 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $18,161.
If you decide to work as a public administration professional in New Brunswick, your job prospects are not very good. There were 2,650 public administration professionals working in New Jersey and 750 working in the greater New Brunswick area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of public administration professionals is expected to decrease by -8% in New Brunswick. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public administration professionals.