Romeoville has a total population of 21,153 and a student population of 5,847. Of these students, 5,847 are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
Lewis University is the largest physics school in Romeoville, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 4 students graduated from the Physics program at Lewis University.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in physics in Romeoville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,990 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a physics program in Romeoville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,700 per year, on average, for room and board at Romeoville-based physics schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,890.
Many physics graduates choose to work as physicists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Romeoville, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 physicists in Illinois were working in the greater Romeoville area. The government projects that the number of physicists in Romeoville will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.