Plattsburgh has a general population of 18,816 and an overall student population of 8,760. Approximately 6,453 of Plattsburgh's students are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
The largest physics school in Plattsburgh, by student population, is SUNY College at Plattsburgh. In 2010, SUNY College at Plattsburgh graduated approximately 2 students from its physics program.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a physics degree in Plattsburgh. If you decide to attend one of Plattsburgh's physics schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,645 per year in instate tuition and $25,545 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $950 for physics related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Plattsburgh-based physics schools, you will have an added expense of $9,100 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,391.
If you decide to work as a physicist in Plattsburgh, your job prospects are not very good. Plattsburgh's physicist workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.