Forest Grove has a total population of 17,708 and a student population of 3,198. Of these students, 3,198 are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
Pacific University is the largest physics school in Forest Grove, based on student population. In 2010, Pacific University graduated approximately 3 students from its physics program.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a physics degree from one of Forest Grove's physics schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $29,966 per year in tuition costs.
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, you will face an additional expense of $8,118 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 Forest Grove after graduating from physics school, you should know that job prospects for physicists in Forest Grove, which is the most popular physics profession, are good. Forest Grove's physicist workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.