Salisbury has a general population of 23,743 and an overall student population of 12,318. Approximately 8,204 of Salisbury's students are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
Salisbury University is the largest physics school in Salisbury, based on student population. In 2010, Salisbury University graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in physics.
A total of 8 students graduated with credentials in physics from physics schools in Salisbury in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Salisbury's physics schools was $18,688 per year for instate students and $27,184 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for physics related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,070 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,618.
Many physics graduates choose to work as physicists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Salisbury, your job prospects are not very good. Salisbury's physicist workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.