Durango has a total population of 13,922 and a student population of 3,770. Of these students, 3,770 are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
Durango's largest physics school is Fort Lewis College. In 2010, Fort Lewis College graduated approximately 6 students from its physics program.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a physics degree in Durango. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,886 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Durango physics schools was an average of $30,856 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,698 for physics related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,198 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a physicist in Durango, your job prospects are average. Durango's physicist workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.