Toledo has a total population of 313,619 and a student population of 26,794. Of these students, 23,064 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Toledo, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is University of Toledo. In 2010, approximately 18 students graduated from the Chemistry program at University of Toledo.
A reported 18 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Toledo in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Toledo's chemistry schools was $21,481 per year for instate students and $30,293 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $750 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Toledo. And if you live on campus at one of the Toledo-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $9,478 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,056.
If you plan on staying in Toledo after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Toledo, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 3,680 chemists in Ohio, 180 were working in the greater Toledo area. The number of chemists in Toledo is expected to decrease by -6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Toledo, you can expect to make an average salary of $65,110 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chemists in the state.