With an overall population of 21,182 and a student population of 5,916, approximately 5,836 of Lisle students attend one of Lisle's schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Lisle's largest biochemistry school is Benedictine University. Approximately 8 students graduated in 2010 from Benedictine University with credentials in biochemistry.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with a biochemistry degree in Lisle. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,310 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for biochemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,765 per year, on average, for room and board at Lisle-based biochemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,010.
If you decide to work as a biochemist in Lisle, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 biochemists in Illinois were working in the greater Lisle area. Lisle's biochemist workforce is projected to increase by 3% 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 Lisle is $80,310 per year, which is higher than the average for biochemists state-wide.