With an overall population of 4,022 and a student population of 7,241, approximately 7,241 of Thatcher students attend one of Thatcher's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Eastern Arizona College is the largest chemistry school in Thatcher, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Chemistry program at Eastern Arizona College.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in Thatcher in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Thatcher's chemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,538 per year in instate tuition and $18,138 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $885 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,075 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,049.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Thatcher, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 chemists in Arizona were working in the greater Thatcher area. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to increase by 1% in Thatcher. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Thatcher is $40,150 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for chemists.