Conway has a total population of 43,167 and a student population of 13,986. Of these students, 1,463 are enrolled in schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Of the 1 biochemistry schools in Conway, the largest biochemistry school, by student population, is Hendrix College. In 2010, Hendrix College graduated approximately 20 students with credentials in biochemistry.
A reported 20 students graduated with credentials in biochemistry in Conway in 2010. If you decide to attend a biochemistry school in Conway, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $30,270.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biochemistry program in Conway. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,664 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many biochemistry graduates choose to work as biochemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Conway, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 370 biochemists in Arkansas. Of these biochemists, 70 were working in the greater Conway area. The government projects that the number of biochemists in Conway will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
As a biochemist in Conway, you can expect to make an average salary of $31,840 per year. This is lower than the average salary for biochemists in the state.