With an overall population of 51,867 and a student population of 5,707, approximately 1,950 of Nampa students attend one of Nampa's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Northwest Nazarene University is the largest chemistry school in Nampa, based on student population. In 2010, Northwest Nazarene University graduated approximately 2 students from its chemistry program.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Nampa in 2010. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Nampa was $22,200 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Nampa-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $5,830 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 Nampa, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 150 chemists in Idaho. Of these chemists, 50 were working in the greater Nampa area. The number of chemists in Nampa is expected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.