If you decide that you want to get a chemistry degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 chemistry schools in Conway, Arkansas. With an overall population of 43,167 and a student population of 13,986, approximately 13,244 of Conway students attend one of Conway's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Conway's largest chemistry school is University of Central Arkansas. In 2010, University of Central Arkansas graduated approximately 11 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Conway. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $30,350 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Conway chemistry schools was an average of $32,952 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $950 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,772 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Conway after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Conway, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are average. There were 460 chemists working in Arkansas and 120 working in the greater Conway area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to increase by 11% in Conway. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Conway is $51,400 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for chemists.
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