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Political Science Schools in Richmond, Virginia

Political Science Schools in Richmond, VA

There are 2 political science schools in Richmond, Virginia. Richmond has a general population of 197,790 and an overall student population of 50,842. Approximately 33,863 of Richmond's students are enrolled in schools that offer political science programs.

Richmond's largest political science school is Virginia Commonwealth University. In 2010, Virginia Commonwealth University graduated approximately 95 students with credentials in political science.

In 2010, 100 students graduated with a political science degree from one of Richmond's political science schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,052 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Richmond political science schools was an average of $30,869 per year in 2009.

You should also anticipate spending about $1,787 for political science related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,420 per year, on average, for room and board at Richmond-based political science schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,495.

Political Science Salaries and Career Outlook in Richmond

If you decide to work as a political scientist in Richmond, your job prospects are good. The government projects that the number of political scientists in Richmond will increase by 26% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for political scientists.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Political Science Degree in Richmond
  • Associates Degree in Political Science
  • Bachelors Degree in Political Science
  • Political Science Classes
  • Political Science Courses
  • Political Science Training

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  1. 1Virginia Commonwealth UniversityVirginia Commonwealth University

    910 W Franklin St, Richmond, Virginia 23284-2512

    Awards Offered:
    2-4 years certificate
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  2. 2Virginia Union UniversityVirginia Union University

    1500 N Lombardy St, Richmond, Virginia 23220

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree