Kennesaw has a general population of 21,675 and an overall student population of 22,544. Approximately 22,389 of Kennesaw's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Kennesaw's largest chemistry school is Kennesaw State University. In 2010, Kennesaw State University graduated approximately 37 students with credentials in chemistry.
A total of 37 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in Kennesaw in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Kennesaw's chemistry schools was $18,553 per year for instate students and $27,245 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,250 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,017 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Kennesaw, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,330 chemists in Georgia. Of these chemists, 970 were working in the greater Kennesaw area. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to decrease by -1% in Kennesaw. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Kennesaw is $68,660 per year, which is lower than the average for chemists state-wide.