Pittsburg has a total population of 56,769 and a student population of 10,773. Of these students, 10,773 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Pittsburg, by student population, is Los Medanos College. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Chemistry program at Los Medanos College.
In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Pittsburg was $738 per year, on average.
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 Pittsburg.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Pittsburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 7 chemists in California were working in the greater Pittsburg area. The number of chemists in Pittsburg 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 Pittsburg is $75,880 per year, which is higher than the average for chemists state-wide.