With an overall population of 43,724 and a student population of 17,089, approximately 12,391 of Valdosta students attend one of Valdosta's schools that offer physics programs.
The largest physics school in Valdosta, by student population, is Valdosta State University. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Valdosta State University with credentials in physics.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a physics degree from one of Valdosta's physics schools. If you decide to attend one of Valdosta's physics schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,024 per year in instate tuition and $28,606 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a physics program in Valdosta. And if you live on campus at one of the Valdosta-based physics schools, you will have an added expense of $6,420 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in physics, if you decide to work as a physicist in Valdosta, your job prospects are good. The government projects that the number of physicists in Valdosta will increase by 36% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.