New Albany has a general population of 37,603 and an overall student population of 6,840. Approximately 6,840 of New Albany's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in New Albany, by student population, is Indiana University-Southeast. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Chemistry program at Indiana University-Southeast.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in New Albany in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at New Albany's chemistry schools was $18,470 per year for instate students and $27,158 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $880 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in New Albany. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,860 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,210.
If you plan on staying in New Albany after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in New Albany, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 chemists in Indiana were working in the greater New Albany area. The government projects that the number of chemists in New Albany will decrease by -20% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in New Albany, you can expect to make an average salary of $58,510 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chemists in the state.