El Paso has a total population of 563,662 and a student population of 53,380. Of these students, 21,011 are enrolled in schools that offer political science programs.
The University of Texas at El Paso is the largest political science school in El Paso, based on student population. In 2010, The University of Texas at El Paso graduated approximately 49 students with credentials in political science.
In 2010, 49 students graduated with a political science degree from one of El Paso's political science schools. If you decide to attend one of El Paso's political science schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,115 per year in instate tuition and $27,475 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,064 for political science related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,203 per year, on average, for room and board at El Paso-based political science schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,771.
If you decide to work as a political scientist in El Paso, your job prospects are good. El Paso's political scientist workforce is projected to increase by 27% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for political scientists.