With an overall population of 61,821 and a student population of 7,941, approximately 2,194 of Schenectady students attend one of Schenectady's schools that offer physics programs.
The largest physics school in Schenectady, by student population, is Union College. In 2010, Union College graduated approximately 3 students from its physics program.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in physics from physics schools in Schenectady in 2010.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $485 for physics related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in physics, if you decide to work as a physicist in Schenectady, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 630 physicists in New York, 40 were working in the greater Schenectady area. The government projects that the number of physicists in Schenectady will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.