West Chester has a general population of 17,861 and an overall student population of 14,211. Approximately 14,211 of West Chester's students are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
The largest physics school in West Chester, by student population, is West Chester University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, West Chester University of Pennsylvania graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in physics.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in physics in West Chester in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at West Chester's physics schools was $19,967 per year for instate students and $28,299 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,320 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a physics program in West Chester. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,214 per year, on average, for room and board at West Chester-based physics schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,939.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a physicist in West Chester is $101,850 per year, which is higher than the average for physicists state-wide.