Memphis, Tennessee has 2 public administration schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in public administration. Memphis has a general population of 650,100 and an overall student population of 48,230. Approximately 21,424 of Memphis's students are enrolled in schools that offer public administration programs.
Memphis's largest public administration school is University of Memphis. In 2010, approximately 15 students graduated from the Public Administration program at University of Memphis.
A reported 29 students graduated with credentials in public administration in Memphis in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,409 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Memphis public administration schools was an average of $32,129 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for public administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Memphis-based public administration schools, you will have an added expense of $5,870 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,059.
If you plan on staying in Memphis after graduating from public administration school, you should know that job prospects for public administration professionals in Memphis, which is the most popular public administration profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 14,290 public administration professionals in Tennessee, 2,230 were working in the greater Memphis area. By the year 2018, the number of public administration professionals is expected to decrease by -5% in Memphis. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for public administration professionals.
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