Radford has a general population of 15,859 and an overall student population of 8,878. Approximately 8,878 of Radford's students are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
Of the 1 physics schools in Radford, the largest physics school, by student population, is Radford University. In 2010, Radford University graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in physics.
A total of 7 students graduated with credentials in physics from physics schools in Radford in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,874 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Radford physics schools was an average of $27,538 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a physics program in Radford. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,970 per year, on average, for room and board at Radford-based physics schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,404.
If you decide to work as a physicist in Radford, your job prospects are good. The number of physicists in Radford is expected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for physicists.