Political Science Schools
In Virginia Beach, Virginia

In Virginia Beach, there is only one political science school where political science faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in political science in the city of Virginia Beach, which encompasses political science training at the following levels:

  • Political Science Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Political Science
  • Masters degree in Political Science


Statistics

Professional Trends

Virginia Beach Vs. Virginia Political Science Employment

Virginia Beach 100
Virginia 870

Exactly 100 of Virginia's 870 political science professionals work in Virginia Beach. There has been a 11% growth in the number of political science professionals in Virginia Beach between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for political science professionals in Virginia Beach has increased, overall employment in Virginia Beach has also increased.

Virginia Beach Vs. Virginia Political Science employment growth

850 1,160 1,010 990 870
90 100 130 100 100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Virginia Beach

Political Science VS. All professions salaries in Virginia Beach

$68,850 $69,980 $71,620 $67,890 $69,210
$36,520 $37,550 $38,790 $40,100 $41,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Political Science in Virginia Beach
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Virginia Beach

Salaries for political science professionals in Virginia Beach have increased. In 2010 Virginia Beach political science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $69,210. Four years earlier in 2006, political science professionals in Virginia Beach made an average salary of $68,850 per year. The growth in the salary of political science professionals in Virginia Beach is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Political science professionals in Virginia Beach

10th percentile
$44,740
25th percentile
$54,920
50th percentile
$66,400
75th percentile
$82,820
90th percentile
$96,270

Virginia Beach political science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $66,400. The 10% of political science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,740 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $96,270 per year.

Average Salaries for Political science professionals and related professions in Virginia Beach

Communications
$44,197
Political Science
$69,210
Public Administration
$82,398
International Business
$96,460

Virginia Beach political science professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Political Science schools in Virginia Beach

1

Many of Virginia Beach's political science professionals are graduates of the only accredited political science school in the city.

Political Science Programs Offered In Virginia Beach

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in political science offered by Virginia Beach's political science schools.

Student Completed Political Science Degrees In Virginia Beach

associate
0
bachelor
3
master
18
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total22

In 2010 approximately 22 students graduated from political science courses.

Political Science Faculty Salaries in Virginia Beach, Virginia

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