Upland has a total population of 3,803 and a student population of 2,559. Of these students, 2,559 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Taylor University is the largest chemistry school in Upland, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 4 students graduated from the Chemistry program at Taylor University.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Upland in 2010. If you decide to attend a chemistry school in Upland, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $25,396.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Upland-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $6,708 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Upland, your job prospects are not very good. There were 1,810 chemists working in Indiana and 40 working in the greater Upland area in 2010. Upland's chemist workforce is projected to decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Upland is $38,570 per year, which is lower than the average for chemists state-wide.