Hayward has a total population of 140,030 and a student population of 32,761. Of these students, 14,749 are enrolled in schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Of the 1 biochemistry schools in Hayward, the largest biochemistry school, by student population, is California State University-East Bay. In 2010, approximately 18 students graduated from the Biochemistry program at California State University-East Bay.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a biochemistry degree from one of Hayward's biochemistry schools. If you decide to attend one of Hayward's biochemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,931 per year in instate tuition and $32,091 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,734 for biochemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,218 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,992.
If you plan on staying in Hayward after graduating from biochemistry school, you should know that job prospects for biochemists in Hayward, which is the most popular biochemistry profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 37,100 biochemists in California. Of these biochemists, 1,880 were working in the greater Hayward area. The government projects that the number of biochemists in Hayward will increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
As a biochemist in Hayward, you can expect to make an average salary of $101,900 per year. This is higher than the average salary for biochemists in the state.