Tacoma, Washington has 2 political science schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in political science. Tacoma has a total population of 193,556 and a student population of 22,872. Of these students, 6,460 are enrolled in schools that offer political science programs.
Of the 2 political science schools in Tacoma, the largest political science school, by student population, is University of Puget Sound. Approximately 39 students graduated in 2010 from University of Puget Sound with credentials in political science.
A reported 98 students graduated with credentials in political science in Tacoma in 2010. In 2009 tuition at political science schools in Tacoma was $31,867 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $986 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a political science program in Tacoma. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,015 per year, on average, for room and board at Tacoma-based political science schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $42,607.
If you plan on staying in Tacoma after graduating from political science school, you should know that job prospects for political scientists in Tacoma, which is the most popular political science profession, are good. Tacoma's political scientist workforce is projected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for political scientists.
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