University's largest physics school is University of Mississippi Main Campus. In 2010, University of Mississippi Main Campus graduated approximately 17 students from its physics program.
In 2010, 17 students graduated with a physics degree in University. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,966 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all University physics schools was an average of $26,910 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for physics related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,128 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,966.
If you plan on staying in University after graduating from physics school, you should know that job prospects for physicists in University, which is the most popular physics profession, are not very good. The government projects that the number of physicists in University will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.