Jacksonville has a general population of 18,940 and an overall student population of 1,448. Approximately 894 of Jacksonville's students are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
The largest physics school in Jacksonville, by student population, is Illinois College. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Illinois College with credentials in physics.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in physics from physics schools in Jacksonville in 2010. If you decide to attend a physics school in Jacksonville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,300.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a physics program in Jacksonville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,600 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 Jacksonville, your job prospects are average. By the year 2018, the number of physicists is expected to increase by 8% in Jacksonville. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.