With an overall population of 64,808 and a student population of 2,202, approximately 2,066 of Bloomington students attend one of Bloomington's schools that offer physics programs.
Illinois Wesleyan University is the largest physics school in Bloomington, based on student population. Approximately 8 students graduated in 2010 from Illinois Wesleyan University with credentials in physics.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a physics degree from one of Bloomington's physics schools. If you decide to attend a physics school in Bloomington, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $33,982.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $780 for physics related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,776 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 Bloomington, your job prospects are average. Bloomington's physicist workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.