Ironwood has a total population of 6,293 and a student population of 1,162. Of these students, 1,162 are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
Gogebic Community College is the largest physics school in Ironwood, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Physics program at Gogebic Community College.
Tuition in 2009 at Ironwood's physics schools was $9,413 per year for instate students and $10,219 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for physics related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,790 per year, on average, for room and board at Ironwood-based physics schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,623.
Many physics graduates choose to work as physicists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Ironwood, your job prospects are not very good. The number of physicists in Ironwood is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.