With an overall population of 4,754 and a student population of 2,141, approximately 2,141 of Williamstown students attend one of Williamstown's schools that offer physics programs.
Williams College is the largest physics school in Williamstown, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Physics program at Williams College.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in physics in Williamstown in 2010. In 2009 tuition at physics schools in Williamstown was $39,490 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for physics related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Williamstown-based physics schools, you will have an added expense of $10,390 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Williamstown after graduating from physics school, you should know that job prospects for physicists in Williamstown, which is the most popular physics profession, are not very good. The government projects that the number of physicists in Williamstown will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.