Cortland has a total population of 18,740 and a student population of 7,322. Of these students, 7,322 are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
SUNY College at Cortland is the largest physics school in Cortland, based on student population. In 2010, SUNY College at Cortland graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in physics.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in physics in Cortland in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Cortland's physics schools was $19,575 per year for instate students and $27,475 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for physics related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Cortland-based physics schools, you will have an added expense of $10,030 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in physics, if you decide to work as a physicist in Cortland, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of physicists in Cortland will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.