With an overall population of 74,267 and a student population of 28,575, approximately 18,526 of Las Cruces students attend one of Las Cruces's schools that offer physics programs.
Of the 1 physics schools in Las Cruces, the largest physics school, by student population, is New Mexico State University-Main Campus. Approximately 11 students graduated in 2010 from New Mexico State University-Main Campus with credentials in physics.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a physics degree in Las Cruces. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,434 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Las Cruces physics schools was an average of $27,586 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,032 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a physics program in Las Cruces. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,338 per year, on average, for room and board at Las Cruces-based physics schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,908.