With an overall population of 52,894 and a student population of 27,916, approximately 23,597 of Flagstaff students attend one of Flagstaff's schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Northern Arizona University is the largest biochemistry school in Flagstaff, based on student population. In 2010, Northern Arizona University graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in biochemistry.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,755 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Flagstaff biochemistry schools was an average of $30,981 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $916 for biochemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Flagstaff-based biochemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $7,872 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,892.
If you plan on staying in Flagstaff after graduating from biochemistry school, you should know that job prospects for biochemists in Flagstaff, which is the most popular biochemistry profession, are average. In 2010, of the 870 biochemists in Arizona, 140 were working in the greater Flagstaff area. The government projects that the number of biochemists in Flagstaff will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
As a biochemist in Flagstaff, you can expect to make an average salary of $32,740 per year. This is lower than the average salary for biochemists in the state.