Hempstead has a total population of 56,554 and a student population of 13,507. Of these students, 12,068 are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
Hempstead's largest physics school is Hofstra University. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Physics program at Hofstra University.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in physics in Hempstead in 2010. If you decide to attend a physics school in Hempstead, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $30,130.
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 at one of the Hempstead-based physics schools, you will have an added expense of $11,330 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $34,022.
After graduating with your credentials in physics, if you decide to work as a physicist in Hempstead, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 630 physicists in New York, 100 were working in the greater Hempstead area. The number of physicists in Hempstead is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.