With an overall population of 9,146 and a student population of 3,564, approximately 3,479 of Monticello students attend one of Monticello's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Monticello's largest chemistry school is University of Arkansas at Monticello. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Chemistry program at University of Arkansas at Monticello.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Monticello in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Monticello's chemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,230 per year in instate tuition and $17,490 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Monticello. And if you live on campus at one of the Monticello-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $4,080 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,230.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Monticello, your job prospects are average. There were 460 chemists working in Arkansas and 40 working in the greater Monticello area in 2010. The number of chemists in Monticello 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 Monticello is $56,860 per year, which is higher than the average for chemists state-wide.
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