Edwardsville has a general population of 21,491 and an overall student population of 13,984. Approximately 13,940 of Edwardsville's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is the largest chemistry school in Edwardsville, based on student population. Approximately 37 students graduated in 2010 from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville with credentials in chemistry.
A total of 37 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in Edwardsville in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Edwardsville's chemistry schools was $24,531 per year for instate students and $33,833 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $715 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,470 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $17,070.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Edwardsville is $58,000 per year, which is lower than the average for chemists state-wide.