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Physics Schools in El Cajon, California

There are seven schools located near El Cajon, CA offering physics programs. 153 students graduated from programs at El Cajon physics schools in 2010. 55 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 52 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

166 students graduate from programs in El Cajon in physics, on average, per year. This accounts for about 13% of physics students who California schools graduate. Out of those, 30 students graduated with physics certificates, ten with an associate's level degree, 52 with a bachelor's level degree, 55 with a master's level degree, and six with a degree at the doctorate level.

Seven physics schools are located in El Cajon. Of these, while one school is private, six schools are public. While tuition at a public physics school varies from $5,044 to $11,306, private physics school tuition is $37,372.

Average tuition for physics programs is $14,561. The lowest tuition in El Cajon, which is $5,044 per year, is at California State University-San Marcos, while the highest tuition for programs in physics, which is $37,372 each year, is at the University of San Diego.

Physics schools in El Cajon offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Physics Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in El Cajon, California

166 students graduate from programs in El Cajon in physics, on average, per year. This accounts for about 13% of physics students who California schools graduate. Out of those, 30 students graduated with physics certificates, ten with an associate's level degree, 52 with a bachelor's level degree, 55 with a master's level degree, and six with a degree at the doctorate level.

Physics Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in El Cajon, California

  • Certificate 2006: 22
  • Certificate 2007: 10
  • Certificate 2008: 28
  • Certificate 2009: 20
  • Certificate 2010: 30
  • Associate 2006: 4
  • Associate 2007: 4
  • Associate 2008: 1
  • Associate 2009: 4
  • Associate 2010: 10
  • Bachelor 2006: 59
  • Bachelor 2007: 43
  • Bachelor 2008: 62
  • Bachelor 2009: 46
  • Bachelor 2010: 52
  • Master 2006: 39
  • Master 2007: 30
  • Master 2008: 71
  • Master 2009: 64
  • Master 2010: 55
  • Doctorate 2006: 13
  • Doctorate 2007: 12
  • Doctorate 2008: 17
  • Doctorate 2009: 23
  • Doctorate 2010: 6

Physics Program Availability in El Cajon, California

Schools in El Cajon offer a total of 17 physics programs. Of these programs, about 35.3% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Physics Program Availability in El Cajon, California

  • Certificate: 4
  • Associate: 3
  • Bachelor: 6
  • Master: 2
  • Doctorate: 2

Career Trends

Physicists — Salary by Percentile

Physicists — Salary by Percentile

Physicists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 70070
  • 25th Percentile: 89640
  • Median: 115040
  • 75th Percentile: 131160
  • 90th Percentile: 157410

Career Trends

Physicists — Employment Trend

Physicists — Employment Trend

Physicists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 85760
  • Median Salary 2007: 100930
  • Median Salary 2008: 110310
  • Median Salary 2009: 113320
  • Median Salary 2010: 115040
  • Total Employed 2006: 300
  • Total Employed 2007: 240
  • Total Employed 2008: 270
  • Total Employed 2009: 210
  • Total Employed 2010: 310

El Cajon vs California Physics Employment

El Cajon vs California Physics Employment

  • Employed in El Cajon: 10.727% (310)

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1. Cuyamaca College

900 Rancho San Diego Pky
El Cajon, CA 92019
(619) 660-4000

Cuyamaca College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1978. This college is in the suburbs of El Cajon, California. This college offers subjects including physics and chemistry. This community college offers students 41 certificates and 41 associates level degrees. In 2010, 9,907 students pursued degrees from the 41 programs at this community college. This college is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

2. Grossmont College

8800 Grossmont College Dr
El Cajon, CA 92020-1799
(619) 644-7000

Grossmont College, which is located just 22.5 miles from Encinitas, is 3.0 miles from El Cajon, CA. It offers two physics programs. Of those, it offers students one certificate in physics and one degree at the associate's level in physics. Overall, 19,659 students seek degrees in 128 programs at this college.