If you are interested in pursuing chemistry, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 chemistry schools in Newark, Delaware. With an overall population of 28,547 and a student population of 28,560, approximately 28,432 of Newark students attend one of Newark's schools that offer chemistry programs.
University of Delaware is the largest chemistry school in Newark, based on student population. In 2010, University of Delaware graduated approximately 31 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 60 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Newark. Tuition in 2009 at Newark's chemistry schools was $21,094 per year for instate students and $34,794 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,150 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,066 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,261.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Newark, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,060 chemists in Delaware. Of these chemists, 1,920 were working in the greater Newark area. The government projects that the number of chemists in Newark will decrease by -7% 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 Newark is $81,840 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for chemists.
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