Salt Lake City, Utah has 3 chemistry schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in chemistry. Salt Lake City has a general population of 181,743 and an overall student population of 89,894. Approximately 67,287 of Salt Lake City's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 3 chemistry schools in Salt Lake City, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is University of Utah. In 2010, University of Utah graduated approximately 76 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 110 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Salt Lake City. Tuition in 2009 at Salt Lake City's chemistry schools was $26,878 per year for instate students and $33,073 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,270 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,874 per year, on average, for room and board at Salt Lake City-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,742.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Salt Lake City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 840 chemists in Utah, 430 were working in the greater Salt Lake City area. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to increase by 24% in Salt Lake City. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Salt Lake City is $64,690 per year, which is lower than the average for chemists state-wide.
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