Fountain Valley has a total population of 54,978 and a student population of 11,636. Of these students, 11,231 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Fountain Valley, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is Coastline Community College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Chemistry program at Coastline Community College.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a chemistry certificate from one of Fountain Valley's chemistry schools. If you decide to attend a chemistry school in Fountain Valley, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $650.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Fountain Valley.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Fountain Valley, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 chemists in California were working in the greater Fountain Valley area. Fountain Valley's chemist workforce is projected to increase by 6% 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 Fountain Valley is $67,940 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for chemists.