With an overall population of 21,675 and a student population of 23,051, approximately 22,389 of Kennesaw students attend one of Kennesaw's schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Kennesaw's largest biochemistry school is Kennesaw State University. In 2010, Kennesaw State University graduated approximately 10 students from its biochemistry program.
A reported 10 students graduated with credentials in biochemistry in Kennesaw in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Kennesaw's biochemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,553 per year in instate tuition and $27,245 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,250 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biochemistry program in Kennesaw. And if you live on campus at one of the Kennesaw-based biochemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $8,017 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Kennesaw after graduating from biochemistry school, you should know that job prospects for biochemists in Kennesaw, which is the most popular biochemistry profession, are not very good. There were 2,460 biochemists working in Georgia and 1,180 working in the greater Kennesaw area in 2010. The number of biochemists in Kennesaw is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
As a biochemist in Kennesaw, you can expect to make an average salary of $83,590 per year. This is higher than the average salary for biochemists in the state.