Ada has a general population of 5,582 and an overall student population of 3,636. Approximately 3,636 of Ada's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Ada's largest chemistry school is Ohio Northern University. In 2010, Ohio Northern University graduated approximately 5 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Ada. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Ada was $31,866 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,280 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Ada, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 3,200 chemists in Ohio. Of these chemists, 130 were working in the greater Ada area. The number of chemists in Ada is expected to decrease by -6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Ada is $37,600 per year, which is lower than the average for chemists state-wide.