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Physics Schools in Livermore, California

There are 17 schools located around Livermore, CA offering physics programs. 303 students graduated from programs at Livermore physics schools in 2010. 141 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 89 of all these students graduated with doctoral degrees.

Overview

On average, 270 students graduate from physics programs in Livermore each year. This accounts for around 26% of physics students who California schools graduate. More specifically, two students graduated with physics certificates, 19 with a degree at the associate's level, 141 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 52 with a master's level degree, and 89 with a doctorate level degree.

17 physics schools are in Livermore. And out of these, 13 schools are public, while four schools are private. Tuition at a public physics school varies from $5,014 to $10,940, while tuition at a private physics school varies from $34,100 to $40,172.

Average tuition for physics programs is $21,421. While the lowest tuition in Livermore, which is $5,014 per year, is at California State University-East Bay, the highest tuition for physics programs, which is $40,172 each year, is at Stanford University.

Schools in Livermore offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for physics students.

Physics Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Livermore, California

On average, 270 students graduate from physics programs in Livermore each year. This accounts for around 26% of physics students who California schools graduate. More specifically, two students graduated with physics certificates, 19 with a degree at the associate's level, 141 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 52 with a master's level degree, and 89 with a doctorate level degree.

Physics Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Livermore, California

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 7
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 1
  • Certificate 2010: 2
  • Associate 2006: 13
  • Associate 2007: 22
  • Associate 2008: 13
  • Associate 2009: 18
  • Associate 2010: 19
  • Bachelor 2006: 136
  • Bachelor 2007: 128
  • Bachelor 2008: 117
  • Bachelor 2009: 127
  • Bachelor 2010: 141
  • Master 2006: 75
  • Master 2007: 71
  • Master 2008: 42
  • Master 2009: 59
  • Master 2010: 52
  • Doctorate 2006: 73
  • Doctorate 2007: 81
  • Doctorate 2008: 66
  • Doctorate 2009: 71
  • Doctorate 2010: 89

Physics Program Availability in Livermore, California

Livermore schools offer a total of 33 physics programs. Of these programs, 27.3% are associate's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Physics Program Availability in Livermore, California

  • Certificate: 8
  • Associate: 9
  • Bachelor: 8
  • Master: 5
  • Doctorate: 3

Career Trends

Physicists — Salary by Percentile

Physicists — Salary by Percentile

Physicists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 56630
  • 25th Percentile: 79710
  • Median: 109220
  • 75th Percentile: 158550
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Career Trends

Physicists — Employment Trend

Physicists — Employment Trend

Physicists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 107450
  • Median Salary 2007: 105100
  • Median Salary 2008: 96470
  • Median Salary 2009: 92780
  • Median Salary 2010: 109220
  • Total Employed 2006: 150
  • Total Employed 2007: 140
  • Total Employed 2008: 130
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 140

Livermore vs California Physics Employment

Livermore vs California Physics Employment

  • Employed in Livermore: 4.844% (140)

Physics Schools in Livermore, California

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1. Las Positas College

3000 Campus Hill Drive
Livermore, CA 94551-7650
(925) 424-1000

Las Positas College, which is just 27.0 miles from neighboring Sunnyvale, is located within commuting distance of central Livermore and it offers one program in physics. It is the largest institution offering programs in physics in Livermore, CA.