With an overall population of 9,880 and a student population of 2,396, approximately 2,396 of Greencastle students attend one of Greencastle's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Greencastle's largest chemistry school is DePauw University. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Chemistry program at DePauw University.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Greencastle's chemistry schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $33,250 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Greencastle. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,740 per year, on average, for room and board at Greencastle-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Greencastle, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,360 chemists in Indiana, 1,410 were working in the greater Greencastle area. Greencastle's chemist workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Greencastle is $52,270 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for chemists.