Lisle has a total population of 21,182 and a student population of 5,916. Of these students, 5,836 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Lisle, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is Benedictine University. In 2010, Benedictine University graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in chemistry.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Lisle in 2010. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Lisle was $22,310 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Lisle. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,765 per year, on average, for room and board at Lisle-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,010.
If you plan on staying in Lisle after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Lisle, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are not very good. There were 2,130 chemists working in Illinois and 1,650 working in the greater Lisle area in 2010. The number of chemists in Lisle is expected to decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Lisle, you can expect to make an average salary of $44,630 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.