With an overall population of 67,430 and a student population of 29,560, approximately 21,401 of Muncie students attend one of Muncie's schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Muncie, by student population, is Ball State University. In 2010, Ball State University graduated approximately 42 students from its chemistry program.
A reported 42 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Muncie in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,640 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Muncie chemistry schools was an average of $32,208 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $970 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Muncie. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,052 per year, on average, for room and board at Muncie-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 Muncie, your job prospects are not very good. The number of chemists in Muncie is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.