With an overall population of 107,789 and a student population of 16,251, approximately 8,394 of South Bend students attend one of South Bend's schools that offer physics programs.
The largest physics school in South Bend, by student population, is Indiana University-South Bend. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Indiana University-South Bend with credentials in physics.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a physics degree in South Bend. Tuition in 2009 at South Bend's physics schools was $18,885 per year for instate students and $28,582 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for physics related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,796 per year, on average, for room and board at South Bend-based physics schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,089.
After graduating with your credentials in physics, if you decide to work as a physicist in South Bend, your job prospects are good. The number of physicists in South Bend is expected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.