If you are interested in pursuing chemistry, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 chemistry schools in Terre Haute, Indiana. Terre Haute has a general population of 59,614 and an overall student population of 18,737. Approximately 12,497 of Terre Haute's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 2 chemistry schools in Terre Haute, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology. Approximately 12 students graduated in 2010 from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology with credentials in chemistry.
A reported 20 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Terre Haute in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $34,261 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Terre Haute chemistry schools was an average of $38,549 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,335 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Terre Haute-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $8,452 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Terre Haute, your job prospects are not very good. There were 1,810 chemists working in Indiana and 40 working in the greater Terre Haute area in 2010. The government projects that the number of chemists in Terre Haute will decrease by -3% 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 Terre Haute is $43,000 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for chemists.
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