Williamsburg has a general population of 11,998 and an overall student population of 7,874. Approximately 7,874 of Williamsburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer public administration programs.
Williamsburg's largest public administration school is College of William and Mary. In 2010, College of William and Mary graduated approximately 42 students with credentials in public administration.
A total of 42 students graduated with credentials in public administration from public administration schools in Williamsburg in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Williamsburg's public administration schools, you can expect to pay an average of $21,932 per year in instate tuition and $42,096 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,050 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a public administration program in Williamsburg. And if you live on campus at one of the Williamsburg-based public administration schools, you will have an added expense of $8,382 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many public administration graduates choose to work as public administration professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Williamsburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 8,640 public administration professionals in Virginia. Of these public administration professionals, 1,130 were working in the greater Williamsburg area. Williamsburg's public administration professional workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for public administration professionals.