Rexburg has a total population of 17,257 and a student population of 15,173. Of these students, 14,944 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Rexburg's largest chemistry school is Brigham Young University-Idaho. Approximately 11 students graduated in 2010 from Brigham Young University-Idaho with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Rexburg's chemistry schools. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Rexburg was $3,580 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,152 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $1,800 per year, on average, for room and board at Rexburg-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,294.
If you plan on staying in Rexburg after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Rexburg, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are good. There were 290 chemists working in Idaho and 130 working in the greater Rexburg area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to increase by 16% in Rexburg. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Rexburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $100,150 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chemists in the state.