Boca Raton has a general population of 74,764 and an overall student population of 30,283. Approximately 27,637 of Boca Raton's students are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
Of the 1 physics schools in Boca Raton, the largest physics school, by student population, is Florida Atlantic University. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Physics program at Florida Atlantic University.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in physics in Boca Raton in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Boca Raton's physics schools was $15,439 per year for instate students and $26,116 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for physics related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,582 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in physics, if you decide to work as a physicist in Boca Raton, your job prospects are good. Boca Raton's physicist workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.