Arkadelphia, Arkansas has 2 chemistry schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in chemistry. With an overall population of 10,912 and a student population of 5,069, approximately 5,014 of Arkadelphia students attend one of Arkadelphia's schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Arkadelphia, by student population, is Henderson State University. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Chemistry program at Henderson State University.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Arkadelphia. Tuition in 2009 at Arkadelphia's chemistry schools was $21,990 per year for instate students and $24,030 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,480 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Arkadelphia, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 460 chemists in Arkansas. Of these chemists, 40 were working in the greater Arkadelphia area. The number of chemists in Arkadelphia is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Arkadelphia is $56,860 per year, which is higher than the average for chemists state-wide.
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