Norwalk has a total population of 103,298 and a student population of 21,935. Of these students, 21,776 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Cerritos College is the largest chemistry school in Norwalk, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 4 students graduated from the Chemistry program at Cerritos College.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Norwalk's chemistry schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $780 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for chemistry related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Norwalk, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 10,900 chemists in California. Of these chemists, 2,130 were working in the greater Norwalk area. The number of chemists in Norwalk 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 Norwalk, 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.