Bluffton has a total population of 3,896 and a student population of 1,127. Of these students, 1,127 are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
Bluffton University is the largest physics school in Bluffton, based on student population. In 2010, Bluffton University graduated approximately 1 students from its physics program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a physics degree in Bluffton. In 2009 tuition at physics schools in Bluffton was $24,044 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,400 for physics related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Bluffton-based physics schools, you will have an added expense of $8,170 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,694.
Many physics graduates choose to work as physicists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bluffton, your job prospects are average. Bluffton's physicist workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.