Leavenworth has a total population of 35,420 and a student population of 1,072. Of these students, 1,072 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
University of Saint Mary is the largest chemistry school in Leavenworth, based on student population. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from University of Saint Mary with credentials in chemistry.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Leavenworth in 2010. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Leavenworth was $18,950 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Leavenworth-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $6,600 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Leavenworth, your job prospects are not very good. There were 770 chemists working in Kansas and 830 working in the greater Leavenworth area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to increase by 3% in Leavenworth. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Leavenworth, you can expect to make an average salary of $60,480 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chemists in the state.