With an overall population of 337,977 and a student population of 32,249, approximately 31,073 of Santa Ana students attend one of Santa Ana's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Santa Ana, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is Santa Ana College. In 2010, Santa Ana College graduated approximately 18 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Santa Ana's chemistry schools. If you decide to attend a chemistry school in Santa Ana, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $652.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Santa Ana.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Santa Ana, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 10,900 chemists in California, 780 were working in the greater Santa Ana area. The government projects that the number of chemists in Santa Ana will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Santa Ana, you can expect to make an average salary of $67,940 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.