Salem has a general population of 136,924 and an overall student population of 16,514. Approximately 2,838 of Salem's students are enrolled in schools that offer public administration programs.
Salem's largest public administration school is Willamette University. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Public Administration program at Willamette University.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $35,610 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $920 for public administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,550 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Salem after graduating from public administration school, you should know that job prospects for public administration professionals in Salem, which is the most popular public administration profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 10 public administration professionals in Oregon were working in the greater Salem area. The number of public administration professionals in Salem is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for public administration professionals.