Walla Walla has a total population of 29,686 and a student population of 6,568. Of these students, 1,515 are enrolled in schools that offer physics programs.
Of the 1 physics schools in Walla Walla, the largest physics school, by student population, is Whitman College. In 2010, Whitman College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in physics.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a physics degree from one of Walla Walla's physics schools. If you decide to attend a physics school in Walla Walla, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $36,940.
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 Walla Walla-based physics schools, you will have an added expense of $9,260 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Walla Walla after graduating from physics school, you should know that job prospects for physicists in Walla Walla, which is the most popular physics profession, are good. The government projects that the number of physicists in Walla Walla will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for physicists.