Springfield has a general population of 111,454 and an overall student population of 14,629. Approximately 4,977 of Springfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Springfield's largest chemistry school is University of Illinois at Springfield. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from University of Illinois at Springfield with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Springfield's chemistry schools. If you decide to attend one of Springfield's chemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,740 per year in instate tuition and $27,060 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,200 per year, on average, for room and board at Springfield-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
As a chemist in Springfield, you can expect to make an average salary of $58,410 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.