Hempstead has a total population of 56,554 and a student population of 13,507. Of these students, 12,068 are enrolled in schools that offer political science programs.
Hofstra University is the largest political science school in Hempstead, based on student population. In 2010, Hofstra University graduated approximately 63 students from its political science program.
In 2010, 63 students graduated with a political science degree from one of Hempstead's political science schools. In 2009 tuition at political science schools in Hempstead was $30,130 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for political science related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Hempstead-based political science schools, you will have an added expense of $11,330 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $34,022.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a political scientist in Hempstead is $77,510 per year, which is lower than the average for political scientists state-wide.