Belmont has a general population of 25,123 and an overall student population of 1,613. Approximately 1,613 of Belmont's students are enrolled in schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Of the 1 biochemistry schools in Belmont, the largest biochemistry school, by student population, is Notre Dame de Namur University. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Notre Dame de Namur University with credentials in biochemistry.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a biochemistry degree from one of Belmont's biochemistry schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $27,110 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,560 for biochemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,320 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 Belmont after graduating from biochemistry school, you should know that job prospects for biochemists in Belmont, which is the most popular biochemistry profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 biochemists in California were working in the greater Belmont area. By the year 2018, the number of biochemists is expected to increase by 23% in Belmont. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biochemist in Belmont is $65,000 per year, which is lower than the average for biochemists state-wide.