Redwood City has a total population of 75,402 and a student population of 7,280. Of these students, 7,280 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Redwood City, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is Canada College. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Canada College with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Redwood City's chemistry schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $780 per year in tuition costs.
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 Redwood City.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Redwood City, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 10,900 chemists in California, 1,250 were working in the greater Redwood City area. The number of chemists in Redwood City is expected 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 Redwood City is $94,800 per year, which is higher than the average for chemists state-wide.