Orange, California has 2 chemistry schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in chemistry. Orange has a total population of 128,821 and a student population of 20,611. Of these students, 19,096 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 2 chemistry schools in Orange, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is Chapman University. In 2010, Chapman University graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in chemistry.
A total of 6 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in Orange in 2010. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Orange was $18,708 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,350 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Orange-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $12,832 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,512.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Orange, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 chemists in California were working in the greater Orange area. Orange'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.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Orange is $67,940 per year, which is lower than the average for chemists state-wide.
8045 E Chapman, Orange, California 92869-4512
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