Crawfordsville has a total population of 15,243 and a student population of 883. Of these students, 883 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Crawfordsville, by student population, is Wabash College. In 2010, Wabash College graduated approximately 11 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Crawfordsville's chemistry schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $29,750 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,100 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Crawfordsville, your job prospects are not very good. There were 1,810 chemists working in Indiana and 40 working in the greater Crawfordsville area in 2010. The government projects that the number of chemists in Crawfordsville will decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Crawfordsville, you can expect to make an average salary of $38,570 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.