With an overall population of 31,638 and a student population of 7,482, approximately 7,482 of La Verne students attend one of La Verne's schools that offer chemistry programs.
La Verne's largest chemistry school is University of La Verne. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Chemistry program at University of La Verne.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a chemistry degree in La Verne. If you decide to attend a chemistry school in La Verne, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $28,250.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in La Verne. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,670 per year, on average, for room and board at La Verne-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $34,128.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in La Verne, your job prospects are not very good. There were 10,900 chemists working in California and 2,130 working in the greater La Verne area in 2010. La Verne'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 La Verne, you can expect to make an average salary of $64,540 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.