Macomb has a general population of 18,558 and an overall student population of 12,679. Approximately 12,679 of Macomb's students are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
Macomb's largest physics school is Western Illinois University. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Western Illinois University with credentials in physics.
A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in physics in Macomb in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Macomb's physics schools was $21,692 per year for instate students and $25,081 per year for out of state students.
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 Macomb. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,642 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many physics graduates choose to work as physicists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Macomb, your job prospects are average. By the year 2018, the number of physicists is expected to increase by 8% in Macomb. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.