Naperville has a total population of 128,358 and a student population of 2,798. Of these students, 2,798 are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
The largest physics school in Naperville, by student population, is North Central College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Physics program at North Central College.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a physics degree in Naperville. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,916 per year in tuition costs.
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 Naperville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,379 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $30,768.
Many physics graduates choose to work as physicists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Naperville, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 physicists in Illinois were working in the greater Naperville area. Naperville'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.