Nampa has a total population of 51,867 and a student population of 5,707. Of these students, 1,950 are enrolled in schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Nampa's largest biochemistry school is Northwest Nazarene University. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Northwest Nazarene University with credentials in biochemistry.
A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in biochemistry in Nampa in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,200 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for biochemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,830 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 biochemist in Nampa, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,180 biochemists in Idaho, 370 were working in the greater Nampa area. Nampa's biochemist workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biochemist in Nampa is $77,400 per year, which is lower than the average for biochemists state-wide.