Of the 1 physics schools in Chestnut Hill, the largest physics school, by student population, is Boston College. Approximately 30 students graduated in 2010 from Boston College with credentials in physics.
A total of 31 students graduated with credentials in physics from physics schools in Chestnut Hill in 2010. If you decide to attend a physics school in Chestnut Hill, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $39,130.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $750 for physics related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,840 per year, on average, for room and board at Chestnut Hill-based physics schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $43,030.
Many physics graduates choose to work as physicists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Chestnut Hill, your job prospects are not very good. Chestnut Hill's physicist workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.