With an overall population of 3,638 and a student population of 5,652, approximately 5,652 of Dahlonega students attend one of Dahlonega's schools that offer physics programs.
North Georgia College & State University is the largest physics school in Dahlonega, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 10 students graduated from the Physics program at North Georgia College & State University.
A reported 10 students graduated with credentials in physics in Dahlonega in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Dahlonega's physics schools was $14,266 per year for instate students and $25,880 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for physics related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Dahlonega-based physics schools, you will have an added expense of $5,644 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,340.
Many physics graduates choose to work as physicists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Dahlonega, your job prospects are good. Dahlonega's physicist workforce is projected to increase by 36% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.