Each year, an average of 58 students graduate from biochemistry schools in Nevada. If you too are interested in a career in biochemistry, Nevada has 2 biochemistry schools for you to choose from. Tuition at Nevada's biochemistry schools is approximately $5,071 per year for a degree in biochemistry.
Located in Reno, University of Nevada-Reno is the largest biochemistry school in Nevada, based on student population. Approximately 40 students graduated with a biochemistry degree from University of Nevada-Reno in 2009, which was 69% of the total state biochemistry graduates for that year. In 2009, tuition at University of Nevada-Reno, was approximately $5,045 per year.
A majority of those with an education in biochemistry pursue a career as a biochemist. If after graduation, you are planning on sticking around the state, you should keep in mind that the job outlook for biochemistry graduates in Nevada is good. Approximately 900 biochemists are currently working in Nevada. This number is projected to increase to 1,020 by the year 2018. This indicates a 12% change in the number of biochemists in Nevada.
In Nevada, as a biochemist, you can expect to earn a salary of anywhere from less than $49,450 per year to more than $127,650 per year. In Nevada, biochemists make an average of $78,570 per year.
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