With an overall population of 21,291 and a student population of 12,175, approximately 11,957 of Moscow students attend one of Moscow's schools that offer biochemistry programs.
University of Idaho is the largest biochemistry school in Moscow, based on student population. In 2010, University of Idaho graduated approximately 2 students from its biochemistry program.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a biochemistry degree in Moscow. If you decide to attend one of Moscow's biochemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,480 per year in instate tuition and $28,560 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,474 for biochemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,242 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,238.
After graduating with your credentials in biochemistry, if you decide to work as a biochemist in Moscow, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 790 biochemists in Idaho. Of these biochemists, 80 were working in the greater Moscow area. Moscow's biochemist workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biochemist in Moscow is $31,310 per year, which is lower than the average for biochemists state-wide.