Orange City has a general population of 5,582 and an overall student population of 1,206. Approximately 1,206 of Orange City's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Orange City's largest chemistry school is Northwestern College. In 2010, Northwestern College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in chemistry.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,240 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $940 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Orange City. And if you live on campus at one of the Orange City-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $6,756 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Orange City, your job prospects are not very good. Orange City's chemist workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Orange City, you can expect to make an average salary of $64,980 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chemists in the state.