Public Administration Schools In Montana

Public Administration classes faculty can choose to work at one of 4 accredited public administration schools in Montana. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in public administration in the state of Montana, which encompasses public administration training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Public Administration
  • Masters degree in Public Administration


Schools

  1. Carroll College

    1601 N Benton Ave, Helena, Montana 59625-0002

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Montana State University-Billings

    1500 University Drive, Billings, Montana 59101-0298

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Montana State University

    Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana 59717

    190 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. The University of Montana

    Missoula, Montana, Missoula, Montana 59812

    194 U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Montana Vs. National Public Administration Employment

Montana 1,520
National 391,290

Of all of the public administration professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in Montana state.

Employment Growth for Public administration professionals In Montana

390 960 1,210 1,450 1,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Montana, the field of public administration is growing. In Montana, 1,130 more public administration professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 290% growth in the field. This is faster than the trend for public administration professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of public administration professionals has shrunk by 4% between 2006 and 2010.

Public Administration VS. All Professions salaries in Montana

$30,430 $51,633 $55,088 $58,158 $65,685
$36,004 $38,366 $39,610 $41,917 $43,181
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Public Administration
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by public administration professionals is increasing in Montana. Public administration professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $30,430 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $65,685 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Public administration professionals in Montana

10th percentile
$32,740
25th percentile
$43,475
50th percentile
$53,445
75th percentile
$77,630
90th percentile
$101,815

Thus, there was a 54% growth in public administration professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Montana, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of public administration. The pay differential between the highest paid public administration professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 211%

Average Salaries for Public administration professionals and related professions in Montana

Business Administration
$71,197
Business Management
$75,271
Criminal Justice
$37,295
Political Science
$56,340
Public Administration
$65,685
Social Work
$39,300
Sociology
$52,510

Public administration professionals in Montana earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Public Administration programs available for each degree type for all schools in Montana

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
3
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

As the number of public administration professionals is increasing in Montana state, the number of students graduating from the 4 accredited public administration schools in Montana state is also increasing. In 2006 there were 27 public administration graduates from public administration courses in Montana and in 2010 there were 41 graduates.

There was an increase in the number of public administration school degree or certificate graduates in Montana by 52%. A majority of these graduates, or 75%, graduated with a master's degree in public administration.

Public Administration Faculty Salaries in Montana

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