Youngstown has a general population of 82,026 and an overall student population of 16,754. Approximately 14,644 of Youngstown's students are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
Of the 1 physics schools in Youngstown, the largest physics school, by student population, is Youngstown State University. In 2010, Youngstown State University graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in physics.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a physics degree from one of Youngstown's physics schools. Tuition in 2009 at Youngstown's physics schools was $20,057 per year for instate students and $22,750 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,212 for physics related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,400 per year, on average, for room and board at Youngstown-based physics schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,148.
Many physics graduates choose to work as physicists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Youngstown, your job prospects are average. The number of physicists in Youngstown is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.