Ellensburg has a general population of 15,414 and an overall student population of 11,357. Approximately 11,357 of Ellensburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer political science programs.
Of the 1 political science schools in Ellensburg, the largest political science school, by student population, is Central Washington University. In 2010, approximately 22 students graduated from the Political Science program at Central Washington University.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with a political science degree from one of Ellensburg's political science schools. If you decide to attend one of Ellensburg's political science schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,070 per year in instate tuition and $29,333 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $972 for political science related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,460 per year, on average, for room and board at Ellensburg-based political science schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Ellensburg after graduating from political science school, you should know that job prospects for political scientists in Ellensburg, which is the most popular political science profession, are good. Ellensburg's political scientist workforce is projected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for political scientists.