Muncie has a general population of 67,430 and an overall student population of 29,560. Approximately 21,401 of Muncie's students are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
The largest physics school in Muncie, by student population, is Ball State University. In 2010, Ball State University graduated approximately 14 students from its physics program.
A reported 14 students graduated with credentials in physics in Muncie in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,640 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Muncie physics schools was an average of $32,208 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $970 for physics related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,052 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in physics, if you decide to work as a physicist in Muncie, your job prospects are good. The government projects that the number of physicists in Muncie will increase by 18% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.