Fairfield has a total population of 96,178 and a student population of 12,397. Of these students, 12,222 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Fairfield's largest chemistry school is Solano Community College. Approximately 16 students graduated in 2010 from Solano Community College with credentials in chemistry.
A total of 16 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in Fairfield in 2010. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Fairfield was $816 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Fairfield.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Fairfield, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 7,500 chemists in California, 60 were working in the greater Fairfield area. The government projects that the number of chemists in Fairfield will increase by 9% 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 Fairfield is $33,210 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for chemists.