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.
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.
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