With an overall population of 58,047 and a student population of 20,000, approximately 19,849 of Fayetteville students attend one of Fayetteville's schools that offer chemistry programs.
University of Arkansas is the largest chemistry school in Fayetteville, based on student population. In 2010, University of Arkansas graduated approximately 52 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 52 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Fayetteville's chemistry schools. Tuition in 2009 at Fayetteville's chemistry schools was $18,241 per year for instate students and $27,118 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,082 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Fayetteville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,732 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 Fayetteville after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Fayetteville, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are average. The government projects that the number of chemists in Fayetteville will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.