With an overall population of 72,182 and a student population of 11,329, approximately 4,248 of New Rochelle students attend one of New Rochelle's schools that offer physics programs.
Iona College is the largest physics school in New Rochelle, based on student population. In 2010, Iona College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in physics.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a physics degree from one of New Rochelle's physics schools. In 2009 tuition at physics schools in New Rochelle was $27,500 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,900 for physics related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,300 per year, on average, for room and board at New Rochelle-based physics schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $33,750.
Many physics graduates choose to work as physicists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in New Rochelle, your job prospects are not very good. There were 630 physicists working in New York and 340 working in the greater New Rochelle area in 2010. The number of physicists in New Rochelle is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.