Houghton has a total population of 1,748 and a student population of 1,336. Of these students, 1,336 are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
Houghton's largest physics school is Houghton College. In 2010, Houghton College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in physics.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in physics from physics schools in Houghton in 2010. If you decide to attend a physics school in Houghton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,440.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a physics program in Houghton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,000 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $28,340.
After graduating with your credentials in physics, if you decide to work as a physicist in Houghton, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of physicists is expected to increase by 6% in Houghton. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.