With an overall population of 16,290 and a student population of 3,636, approximately 3,636 of Moraga students attend one of Moraga's schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Moraga, by student population, is Saint Marys College of California. In 2010, Saint Marys College of California graduated approximately 2 students from its chemistry program.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in Moraga in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $33,910 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,512 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,940 per year, on average, for room and board at Moraga-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $39,562.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Moraga, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 7 chemists in California were working in the greater Moraga area. The number of chemists in Moraga is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Moraga, you can expect to make an average salary of $75,880 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chemists in the state.