California State University-Northridge is the largest chemistry school in Northridge, based on student population. Approximately 14 students graduated in 2010 from California State University-Northridge with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Northridge's chemistry schools. Tuition in 2009 at Northridge's chemistry schools was $21,449 per year for instate students and $32,609 per year for out of state students.
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 Northridge. And if you live on campus at one of the Northridge-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $9,137 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,825.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Northridge, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to increase by 6% in Northridge. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.