With an overall population of 5,586 and a student population of 8,253, approximately 8,253 of Shippensburg students attend one of Shippensburg's schools that offer public administration programs.
The largest public administration school in Shippensburg, by student population, is Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, approximately 23 students graduated from the Public Administration program at Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania.
A total of 23 students graduated with credentials in public administration from public administration schools in Shippensburg in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Shippensburg's public administration schools was $17,256 per year for instate students and $25,692 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for public administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Shippensburg-based public administration schools, you will have an added expense of $7,086 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,558.
If you decide to work as a public administration professional in Shippensburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 17,550 public administration professionals in Pennsylvania, 1,030 were working in the greater Shippensburg area. The government projects that the number of public administration professionals in Shippensburg will decrease by -8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public administration professionals.