Franklin has a general population of 19,463 and an overall student population of 1,271. Approximately 1,271 of Franklin's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Franklin, by student population, is Franklin College. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Franklin College with credentials in chemistry.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in Franklin in 2010. If you decide to attend a chemistry school in Franklin, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $23,275.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Franklin. And if you live on campus at one of the Franklin-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $6,885 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,475.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Franklin, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 chemists in Indiana were working in the greater Franklin area. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to increase by 2% in Franklin. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Franklin is $52,270 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for chemists.