With an overall population of 8,005 and a student population of 3,553, approximately 3,553 of Fort Valley students attend one of Fort Valley's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Fort Valley's largest chemistry school is Fort Valley State University. In 2010, Fort Valley State University graduated approximately 2 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Fort Valley. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,890 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Fort Valley chemistry schools was an average of $29,504 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,250 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,728 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Fort Valley, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 1,530 chemists in Georgia, 200 were working in the greater Fort Valley area. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to decrease by -6% in Fort Valley. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Fort Valley, you can expect to make an average salary of $52,460 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.