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Physics Schools in Santa Cruz, California

There are 12 schools located near Santa Cruz, CA offering physics programs. In 2010, 172 students graduated from programs at Santa Cruz physics schools. 77 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 52 of all these students graduated with doctoral degrees.

Overview

174 students graduate from physics programs in Santa Cruz, on average, each year. This accounts for 14% of students who schools in the state of California graduate from physics programs. Of those, two students graduated with certificates in physics, 17 with a degree at the associate's level, 77 with a bachelor's level degree, 24 with a degree at the master's level, and 52 with a doctorate level degree.

12 physics schools are located in Santa Cruz. And out of these, while ten schools are public, two schools are private. While tuition at a private physics school varies from $37,368 to $40,172, public physics school tuition varies from $5,091 to $11,505.

Average tuition for physics programs is $22,470. While the lowest tuition in Santa Cruz, which is $5,091 every year, is at California State University-East Bay, the highest tuition for physics programs, which is $40,172 each year, is at Stanford University.

Santa Cruz physics schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Physics Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Santa Cruz, California

174 students graduate from physics programs in Santa Cruz, on average, each year. This accounts for 14% of students who schools in the state of California graduate from physics programs. Of those, two students graduated with certificates in physics, 17 with a degree at the associate's level, 77 with a bachelor's level degree, 24 with a degree at the master's level, and 52 with a doctorate level degree.

Physics Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Santa Cruz, California

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 7
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 1
  • Certificate 2010: 2
  • Associate 2006: 16
  • Associate 2007: 25
  • Associate 2008: 13
  • Associate 2009: 18
  • Associate 2010: 17
  • Bachelor 2006: 67
  • Bachelor 2007: 66
  • Bachelor 2008: 68
  • Bachelor 2009: 70
  • Bachelor 2010: 77
  • Master 2006: 72
  • Master 2007: 40
  • Master 2008: 48
  • Master 2009: 69
  • Master 2010: 24
  • Doctorate 2006: 59
  • Doctorate 2007: 54
  • Doctorate 2008: 48
  • Doctorate 2009: 58
  • Doctorate 2010: 52

Physics Program Availability in Santa Cruz, California

Santa Cruz schools offer a total of 25 physics programs. Of these programs, about 24% are programs at the associate's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Physics Program Availability in Santa Cruz, California

  • Certificate: 5
  • Associate: 6
  • Bachelor: 5
  • Master: 5
  • Doctorate: 4

Physics Schools in Santa Cruz, California

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1. The University of California - Santa Cruz

1156 High St
Santa Cruz, CA 95064-1011
(831) 459-0111

The University of California-Santa Cruz, which is 26.5 miles from Santa Clara, is within commuting distance of central Santa Cruz. This university offers three programs in physics. More specifically, students are offered one bachelor's level physics degree by this big university, one master's level physics degree, and one degree at the doctorate level in physics. UCSC is the only public post-secondary institution in Santa Cruz.