If you decide that you want to get a chemistry degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 chemistry schools in Hayward, California. Hayward has a general population of 140,030 and an overall student population of 32,761. Approximately 30,124 of Hayward's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
California State University-East Bay is the largest chemistry school in Hayward, based on student population. In 2010, California State University-East Bay graduated approximately 19 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Hayward's chemistry schools. If you decide to attend one of Hayward's chemistry 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.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,686 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Hayward-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $9,218 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,499.
If you plan on staying in Hayward after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Hayward, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 10,900 chemists in California, 1,510 were working in the greater Hayward area. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to increase by 6% in Hayward. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Hayward is $75,880 per year, which is higher than the average for chemists state-wide.
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