With an overall population of 711,470 and a student population of 105,218, approximately 55,014 of Columbus students attend one of Columbus's schools that offer physics programs.
Of the 1 physics schools in Columbus, the largest physics school, by student population, is Ohio State University-Main Campus. In 2010, approximately 75 students graduated from the Physics program at Ohio State University-Main Campus.
A total of 108 students graduated with credentials in physics from physics schools in Columbus in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Columbus's physics schools was $24,159 per year for instate students and $37,731 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,440 for physics related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,468 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Columbus after graduating from physics school, you should know that job prospects for physicists in Columbus, which is the most popular physics profession, are average. The number of physicists in Columbus is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.