Stanford has a total population of 13,315 and a student population of 18,498. Of these students, 18,498 are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
Stanford University is the largest physics school in Stanford, based on student population. In 2010, Stanford University graduated approximately 60 students with credentials in physics.
A total of 104 students graduated with credentials in physics from physics schools in Stanford in 2010. If you decide to attend a physics school in Stanford, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $38,676.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,485 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a physics program in Stanford. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,463 per year, on average, for room and board at Stanford-based physics schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a physicist in Stanford, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of physicists is expected to increase by 15% in Stanford. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.