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Physics Schools in Redwood City, California

There are 16 schools near Redwood City, CA offering physics programs. In 2010, 330 students graduated with degrees from Redwood City physics schools. 164 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 92 of all these students graduated with doctoral degrees.

Overview

On average, 303 students graduate from programs in Redwood City in physics per year. This accounts for approximately 28% of physics students who schools in the state of California graduate. Of those, two students graduated with physics certificates, 16 with a degree at the associate's level, 164 with a bachelor's level degree, 56 with a degree at the master's level, and 92 with a doctorate level degree.

16 physics schools are in Redwood City. Out of these, 13 schools are public, while three schools are private. Public physics school tuition varies from $5,014 to $11,505, while tuition at a private physics school varies from $35,430 to $40,172.

Average tuition for physics programs is $19,252. While the highest tuition for physics programs, which is $40,172 per year, is at Stanford University, the lowest tuition in Redwood City, which is $5,014 per year, is at California State University-East Bay.

Redwood City physics schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Physics Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Redwood City, California

On average, 303 students graduate from programs in Redwood City in physics per year. This accounts for approximately 28% of physics students who schools in the state of California graduate. Of those, two students graduated with physics certificates, 16 with a degree at the associate's level, 164 with a bachelor's level degree, 56 with a degree at the master's level, and 92 with a doctorate level degree.

Physics Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Redwood City, California

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 7
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 1
  • Certificate 2010: 2
  • Associate 2006: 10
  • Associate 2007: 20
  • Associate 2008: 9
  • Associate 2009: 13
  • Associate 2010: 16
  • Bachelor 2006: 160
  • Bachelor 2007: 147
  • Bachelor 2008: 145
  • Bachelor 2009: 153
  • Bachelor 2010: 164
  • Master 2006: 87
  • Master 2007: 76
  • Master 2008: 49
  • Master 2009: 69
  • Master 2010: 56
  • Doctorate 2006: 83
  • Doctorate 2007: 88
  • Doctorate 2008: 74
  • Doctorate 2009: 86
  • Doctorate 2010: 92

Physics Program Availability in Redwood City, California

Schools in Redwood City offer a total of 33 physics programs. Of these programs, about 24.2% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Physics Program Availability in Redwood City, California

  • Certificate: 7
  • Associate: 8
  • Bachelor: 8
  • Master: 6
  • Doctorate: 4

Career Trends

Physicists — Salary by Percentile

Physicists — Salary by Percentile

Physicists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 98540
  • 25th Percentile: 106260
  • Median: 119950
  • 75th Percentile: 150870
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Career Trends

Physicists — Employment Trend

Physicists — Employment Trend

Physicists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 98600
  • Median Salary 2007: 101330
  • Median Salary 2008: 113430
  • Median Salary 2009: 120140
  • Median Salary 2010: 119950
  • Total Employed 2006: 385
  • Total Employed 2007: 350
  • Total Employed 2008: 520
  • Total Employed 2009: 500
  • Total Employed 2010: 410

Redwood City vs California Physics Employment

Redwood City vs California Physics Employment

  • Employed in Redwood City: 14.187% (410)

Physics Schools in Redwood City, California

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1. Canada College

4200 Farm Hill Blvd.
Redwood City, CA 94061-1099
(650) 306-3100

Founded in 1968, Canada College is a public 2-year institution. It is in the suburbs of Redwood City, California. This college offers 50 certificates and 47 associates level degrees to students. In 2010, 6,768 students sought degrees from the 50 programs at this college. It offers subjects including design and political science. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges accredits it. This college is one of 98 community colleges in California.