Huntington Beach has a total population of 189,594 and a student population of 14,157. Of these students, 13,978 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Huntington Beach, by student population, is Golden West College. In 2010, Golden West College graduated approximately 0 students from its chemistry program.
In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Huntington Beach was $687 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for chemistry related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Huntington Beach after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Huntington Beach, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 10,900 chemists in California. Of these chemists, 780 were working in the greater Huntington Beach area. Huntington Beach'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.
As a chemist in Huntington Beach, you can expect to make an average salary of $67,940 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.