With an overall population of 10,858 and a student population of 3,226, approximately 3,226 of Magnolia students attend one of Magnolia's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Southern Arkansas University Main Campus is the largest chemistry school in Magnolia, based on student population. In 2010, Southern Arkansas University Main Campus graduated approximately 2 students from its chemistry program.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in Magnolia in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Magnolia's chemistry schools was $16,280 per year for instate students and $18,920 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,450 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,624.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Magnolia, your job prospects are average. There were 460 chemists working in Arkansas and 40 working in the greater Magnolia area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to increase by 11% in Magnolia. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Magnolia, you can expect to make an average salary of $56,860 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chemists in the state.