Each year, an average of 5 students graduate from biochemistry schools in West Virginia. If you too are interested in studying biochemistry, West Virginia has 2 biochemistry schools from which you can choose. Yearly tuition at biochemistry schools in West Virginia for a degree in biochemistry is $14,652 per year.
West Virginia University is the largest biochemistry school in the state of West Virginia, based on number of students. It is located in Morgantown. Approximately 5 students graduated with a biochemistry degree from West Virginia University in 2009, which is 100% of the total state biochemistry graduates for that year. If you decide to attend West Virginia University, you can expect to pay approximately $5,304 per year to earn your degree in biochemistry.
A majority of biochemistry graduates choose to work as biochemists. If after graduation, you are planning on sticking around the state, you should keep in mind that the job outlook for biochemistry graduates in West Virginia is not very good. An estimated 490 biochemists are in West Virginia state. This number is projected to increase to 520 by the year 2018. This indicates a 5% change in the number of biochemists in West Virginia.
As a biochemist in West Virginia you can expect to earn anywhere from less than $40,440 per year to more than $127,293 per year. The median salary for biochemists in West Virginia is $81,020 per year.
Stewart Hall, University Avenue, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506-6201
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