Bridgewater has a total population of 6,664 and a student population of 10,774. Of these students, 10,774 are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
Bridgewater State University is the largest physics school in Bridgewater, based on student population. In 2010, Bridgewater State University graduated approximately 6 students from its physics program.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a physics degree in Bridgewater. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,473 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Bridgewater physics schools was an average of $26,613 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for physics related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,670 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,203.
If you decide to work as a physicist in Bridgewater, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of physicists in Bridgewater will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.