Radford has a total population of 15,859 and a student population of 8,878. Of these students, 8,878 are enrolled in schools that offer political science programs.
Of the 1 political science schools in Radford, the largest political science school, by student population, is Radford University. Approximately 30 students graduated in 2010 from Radford University with credentials in political science.
In 2010, 30 students graduated with a political science degree in Radford. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,874 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Radford political science schools was an average of $27,538 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for political science related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Radford-based political science schools, you will have an added expense of $6,970 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,404.
If you plan on staying in Radford after graduating from political science school, you should know that job prospects for political scientists in Radford, which is the most popular political science profession, are good. Radford's political scientist workforce is projected to increase by 26% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for political scientists.