Burlington has a total population of 38,889 and a student population of 16,510. Of these students, 13,391 are enrolled in schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Burlington's largest biochemistry school is University of Vermont. In 2010, approximately 12 students graduated from the Biochemistry program at University of Vermont.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in biochemistry in Burlington in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Burlington's biochemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $24,874 per year in instate tuition and $42,730 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,050 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biochemistry program in Burlington. And if you live on campus at one of the Burlington-based biochemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $8,996 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in biochemistry, if you decide to work as a biochemist in Burlington, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 biochemists in Vermont were working in the greater Burlington area. The government projects that the number of biochemists in Burlington will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biochemist in Burlington is $117,270 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for biochemists.