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Public Administration Schools in Louisiana

There are six Louisiana schools offering public administration programs. In 2010, 98 students graduated from programs at Louisiana public administration schools. 92 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and six students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

On average, 91 students graduate from programs in Louisiana in public administration every year. Of those, six students graduated with a degree in public administration at the bachelor's level and 92 with a degree at the master's level.

Six public administration schools are in Louisiana. And of these, five schools are public, while one school is private. While tuition at a public public administration school varies from $3,360 to $5,764, tuition at a private public administration school is $13,030.

Average tuition for public administration programs is $6,162. While the lowest tuition in Louisiana, which is $3,360 every year, is at Southern University at New Orleans, the highest tuition for public administration programs, which is $13,030 every year, is at Louisiana College.

Louisiana schools offer bachelors degrees and masters degrees for public administration students.

Public Administration Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

On average, 91 students graduate from programs in Louisiana in public administration every year. Of those, six students graduated with a degree in public administration at the bachelor's level and 92 with a degree at the master's level.

Public Administration Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 3
  • Bachelor 2007: 4
  • Bachelor 2008: 4
  • Bachelor 2009: 1
  • Bachelor 2010: 6
  • Master 2006: 155
  • Master 2007: 131
  • Master 2008: 80
  • Master 2009: 71
  • Master 2010: 92

Public Administration Program Availability in Louisiana

Schools in Louisiana offer a total of six public administration programs. Of these programs, around 66% are master's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the bachelors level.

Public Administration Program Availability in Louisiana

  • Bachelor: 2
  • Master: 4

Career Trends

Legislators — Salary by Percentile

Legislators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15590
  • 25th Percentile: 16000
  • Median: 17150
  • 75th Percentile: 18700
  • 90th Percentile: 20440

Economists — Salary by Percentile

Economists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45800
  • 25th Percentile: 56860
  • Median: 80550
  • 75th Percentile: 99430
  • 90th Percentile: 111090

Career Trends

Legislators — Employment Trend

Legislators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 13580
  • Median Salary 2007: 13830
  • Median Salary 2008: 14790
  • Median Salary 2009: 15730
  • Median Salary 2010: 17150
  • Total Employed 2006: 1370
  • Total Employed 2007: 1170
  • Total Employed 2008: 1060
  • Total Employed 2009: 1050
  • Total Employed 2010: 1090

Economists — Employment Trend

Economists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 75920
  • Median Salary 2007: 77680
  • Median Salary 2008: 70990
  • Median Salary 2009: 72390
  • Median Salary 2010: 80550
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 90
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Louisiana vs National Public Administration Employment

Louisiana vs National Public Administration Employment

  • Employed in Louisiana: 1.456% (1150)

Public Administration Schools in Louisiana

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1. Southern University at New Orleans

6400 Press Drive
New Orleans, LA 70126
(504) 286-5000

Southern University at New Orleans is near the center of the city and this school offers one program in public administration. SUNO is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana. SUNO is the second largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering public administration in terms of programs.

2. The University of New Orleans

2000 Lakeshore Drive
New Orleans, LA 70148
(504) 280-6000

The University of New Orleans is near the heart of downtown and UNO offers one public administration program. This university is one of 6 research universities in Louisiana. This mid-sized university is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering programs in public administration.

3. Strayer University - Louisiana

111 Veterans Memorial Blvd- Ste 420
Metairie, LA 70005
(888) 378-7293

Strayer University-Louisiana is a for-profit 4-year institution. Strayer, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Metairie, LA. It is one of several campuses. It offers students three certificates, seven degrees at the associates level, six degrees at the bachelors level, and six degrees at the masters level. In 2010, 152 students pursued degrees from the 13 programs at Strayer. This school offers subjects including healthcare administration and healthcare management.

4. The University of Phoenix - Louisiana

One Galleria Blvd. Suite 725
Metairie, LA 70001-2082
(504) 461-8852

The University of Phoenix-Louisiana is a for-profit 4-year institution. UPX, which is 0.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Metairie, LA. This school is one of several campuses. Students are offered one certificate, 25 bachelors level degrees, and five degrees at the masters level by this school. 2,269 students pursued degrees from the 28 programs at this specialized school in 2010. This school offers subjects including advanced nursing and management. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits this school.

5. Grambling State University

403 Main Street
Grambling, LA 71245
(318) 247-3811

Grambling State University offers one public administration program. Overall, 4,994 students pursue degrees in 64 programs at GSU. This school is the third oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering public administration programs.

6. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

Louisiana State University and Agricultural &
Baton Rouge, LA 70803-2750
(225) 578-3202

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College, which is 3.9 miles from the center of the city, is in Baton Rouge, LA and this university offers one program in public administration. LSU is one of 4 institutions with a medical school in Louisiana. It is the oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering public administration programs.

7. Southern University and A & M College

Southern Branch Post Office
Baton Rouge, LA 70813
(225) 771-4500

Southern University and A & M College, which is 5.6 miles from the center of the city, is located in Baton Rouge, LA and it offers one program in public administration. Overall, 6,897 students pursue degrees in 85 programs at this mid-sized university. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering programs in public administration.

8. Louisiana College

1140 College Dr
Pineville, LA 71359
(318) 487-7011

Louisiana College is in the suburbs of Pineville, Louisiana and it offers one public administration program. Overall, 1,893 students seek degrees in 62 LC programs. LC is the oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering public administration programs.