With an overall population of 121,578 and a student population of 8,257, approximately 2,438 of Hartford students attend one of Hartford's schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Hartford, by student population, is Trinity College. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Trinity College with credentials in chemistry.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Hartford in 2010. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Hartford was $40,840 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,560 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hartford, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 chemists in Connecticut were working in the greater Hartford area. The government projects that the number of chemists in Hartford will decrease by -6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Hartford is $49,960 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for chemists.