With an overall population of 1,617 and a student population of 1,367, approximately 1,367 of Lookout Mountain students attend one of Lookout Mountain's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Covenant College is the largest chemistry school in Lookout Mountain, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Chemistry program at Covenant College.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Lookout Mountain. If you decide to attend a chemistry school in Lookout Mountain, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $25,270.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Lookout Mountain-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $7,170 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Lookout Mountain, your job prospects are not very good. There were 1,530 chemists working in Georgia and 170 working in the greater Lookout Mountain area in 2010. The government projects that the number of chemists in Lookout Mountain 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 Lookout Mountain is $42,020 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for chemists.