New Brunswick has a total population of 48,573 and a student population of 37,571. Of these students, 37,366 are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
The largest physics school in New Brunswick, by student population, is Rutgers University-New Brunswick. In 2010, Rutgers University-New Brunswick graduated approximately 39 students from its physics program.
A total of 46 students graduated with credentials in physics from physics schools in New Brunswick in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,338 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all New Brunswick physics schools was an average of $37,510 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,431 for physics related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the New Brunswick-based physics schools, you will have an added expense of $10,676 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $18,161.
As a physicist in New Brunswick, you can expect to make an average salary of $105,290 per year. This is higher than the average salary for physicists in the state.