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Public Administration Schools in Montana

There are four Montana schools offering public administration programs. In 2010, 43 students graduated from programs at Montana public administration schools. 41 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and two of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

41 students graduate from public administration programs in Montana, on average, every year. More specifically, two students graduated with a public administration degree at the bachelor's level and 41 with a master's level degree.

Four public administration schools are located in this Rocky Mountain state. And out of these, one school is private, while three schools are public. Tuition at a private public administration school is $23,594, while tuition at a public public administration school varies from $5,242 to $6,168.

Average tuition for programs in public administration is $8,173. While the lowest tuition in this state, which is $5,242 each year, is at Montana State University-Billings, the highest tuition for public administration programs, which is $23,594 each year, is at Carroll College.

Montana schools offer bachelors degrees and masters degrees for students pursing public administration.

Public Administration Program Completions in Montana 2006 - 2010

41 students graduate from public administration programs in Montana, on average, every year. More specifically, two students graduated with a public administration degree at the bachelor's level and 41 with a master's level degree.

Public Administration Program Completions in Montana 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 0
  • Bachelor 2007: 0
  • Bachelor 2008: 1
  • Bachelor 2009: 1
  • Bachelor 2010: 2
  • Master 2006: 27
  • Master 2007: 34
  • Master 2008: 38
  • Master 2009: 34
  • Master 2010: 41

Public Administration Program Availability in Montana

Montana schools offer a total of four programs in public administration. Of these programs, about 75% are programs at the master's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the bachelors level.

Public Administration Program Availability in Montana

  • Bachelor: 1
  • Master: 3

Career Trends

Legislators — Salary by Percentile

Legislators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15560
  • 25th Percentile: 15950
  • Median: 18620
  • 75th Percentile: 46540
  • 90th Percentile: 93850

Economists — Salary by Percentile

Economists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45650
  • 25th Percentile: 61460
  • Median: 67740
  • 75th Percentile: 79180
  • 90th Percentile: 93660

Career Trends

Legislators — Employment Trend

Legislators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 14155
  • Median Salary 2007: 14700
  • Median Salary 2008: 15200
  • Median Salary 2009: 15970
  • Median Salary 2010: 18620
  • Total Employed 2006: 220
  • Total Employed 2007: 120
  • Total Employed 2008: 140
  • Total Employed 2009: 170
  • Total Employed 2010: 290

Economists — Employment Trend

Economists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 42330
  • Median Salary 2007: 40870
  • Median Salary 2008: 42500
  • Median Salary 2009: 65450
  • Median Salary 2010: 67740
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Montana vs National Public Administration Employment

Montana vs National Public Administration Employment

  • Employed in Montana: 0.418% (330)

Public Administration Schools in Montana

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1. Montana State University - Billings

1500 University Drive
Billings, MT 59101-0298
(406) 657-2011

Montana State University-Billings is near the center of the city and this school offers one program in public administration. Overall, 3,804 students seek degrees in 58 programs at MSUB. MSUB is the second largest institution in the state of Montana offering public administration in terms of programs.

2. Carroll College

1601 N Benton Ave
Helena, MT 59625-0002
(406) 447-4300

Carroll College is located in Helena, MT and it offers one program in public administration. Carroll is a 4-year institution. This small school is the oldest institution in the state of Montana offering public administration programs.

3. Montana State University

Montana State University
Bozeman, MT 59717
(406) 994-0211

Montana State University is located in Bozeman, MT and it offers one program in public administration. This public university is one of 2 research universities in Montana. In terms of enrollment, it ranks second in the state of Montana.

4. The University of Montana

Missoula- Montana
Missoula, MT 59812
(406) 243-0211

The University of Montana offers one program in public administration and this university, which is 1.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Missoula, MT. It is one of 2 research universities in Montana. UM is the third largest institution in the state of Montana offering public administration in terms of programs.