With an overall population of 332,969 and a student population of 30,763, approximately 28,085 of Arlington students attend one of Arlington's schools that offer public administration programs.
The University of Texas at Arlington is the largest public administration school in Arlington, based on student population. Approximately 52 students graduated in 2010 from The University of Texas at Arlington with credentials in public administration.
A reported 52 students graduated with credentials in public administration in Arlington in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Arlington's public administration schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,181 per year in instate tuition and $25,829 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $908 for public administration related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,097 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,084.
If you plan on staying in Arlington after graduating from public administration school, you should know that job prospects for public administration professionals in Arlington, which is the most popular public administration profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 18,150 public administration professionals in Texas, 1,090 were working in the greater Arlington area. The government projects that the number of public administration professionals in Arlington will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for public administration professionals.