With an overall population of 9,841 and a student population of 1,379, approximately 1,379 of Monmouth students attend one of Monmouth's schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Of the 1 biochemistry schools in Monmouth, the largest biochemistry school, by student population, is Monmouth College. In 2010, Monmouth College graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in biochemistry.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a biochemistry degree in Monmouth. In 2009 tuition at biochemistry schools in Monmouth was $24,950 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for biochemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,300 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 Monmouth, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 11,740 biochemists in Illinois. Of these biochemists, 120 were working in the greater Monmouth area. The number of biochemists in Monmouth is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biochemist in Monmouth is $74,760 per year, which is higher than the average for biochemists state-wide.