Staunton has a general population of 23,853 and an overall student population of 1,820. Approximately 1,782 of Staunton's students are enrolled in schools that offer political science programs.
Mary Baldwin College is the largest political science school in Staunton, based on student population. In 2010, Mary Baldwin College graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in political science.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a political science degree in Staunton. If you decide to attend a political science school in Staunton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,585.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for political science related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,070 per year, on average, for room and board at Staunton-based political science schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in political science, if you decide to work as a political scientist in Staunton, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of political scientists is expected to increase by 26% in Staunton. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for political scientists.