Mission Viejo has a total population of 93,102 and a student population of 23,260. Of these students, 23,260 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Saddleback College is the largest chemistry school in Mission Viejo, based on student population. In 2010, Saddleback College graduated approximately 7 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Mission Viejo. If you decide to attend a chemistry school in Mission Viejo, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $658.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for chemistry related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Mission Viejo, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 10,900 chemists in California. Of these chemists, 780 were working in the greater Mission Viejo area. The number of chemists in Mission Viejo is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Mission Viejo is $67,940 per year, which is lower than the average for chemists state-wide.