With an overall population of 147,595 and a student population of 26,703, approximately 25,877 of Santa Rosa students attend one of Santa Rosa's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Santa Rosa Junior College is the largest chemistry school in Santa Rosa, based on student population. In 2010, Santa Rosa Junior College graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Santa Rosa's chemistry schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $741 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for chemistry related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Santa Rosa, your job prospects are not very good. There were 10,900 chemists working in California and 120 working in the greater Santa Rosa area in 2010. The number of chemists in Santa Rosa 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 Santa Rosa, you can expect to make an average salary of $64,650 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.