Oxford has a general population of 21,943 and an overall student population of 16,884. Approximately 16,884 of Oxford's students are enrolled in schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Oxford's largest biochemistry school is Miami University-Oxford. In 2010, Miami University-Oxford graduated approximately 26 students from its biochemistry program.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with a biochemistry degree in Oxford. If you decide to attend one of Oxford's biochemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $29,003 per year in instate tuition and $43,361 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,460 for biochemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,458 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Oxford after graduating from biochemistry school, you should know that job prospects for biochemists in Oxford, which is the most popular biochemistry profession, are average. There were 2,340 biochemists working in Ohio and 660 working in the greater Oxford area in 2010. The government projects that the number of biochemists in Oxford will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
As a biochemist in Oxford, you can expect to make an average salary of $37,510 per year. This is lower than the average salary for biochemists in the state.