Quinnipiac University is the largest chemistry school in Hamden, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Chemistry program at Quinnipiac University.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Hamden. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Hamden was $32,400 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Hamden. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,380 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $36,600.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Hamden, your job prospects are not very good. There were 940 chemists working in Connecticut and 150 working in the greater Hamden area in 2010. The number of chemists in Hamden is expected to decrease by -6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Hamden, you can expect to make an average salary of $79,240 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chemists in the state.