Alma has a general population of 9,275 and an overall student population of 1,444. Approximately 1,444 of Alma's students are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
Of the 1 physics schools in Alma, the largest physics school, by student population, is Alma College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Physics program at Alma College.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in physics from physics schools in Alma in 2010. In 2009 tuition at physics schools in Alma was $26,068 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for physics related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Alma-based physics schools, you will have an added expense of $8,518 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,328.
Many physics graduates choose to work as physicists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Alma, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of physicists in Alma will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.