With an overall population of 10,076 and a student population of 2,671, approximately 2,647 of Storm Lake students attend one of Storm Lake's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Storm Lake, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is Buena Vista University. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Chemistry program at Buena Vista University.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Storm Lake's chemistry schools. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Storm Lake was $25,540 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $700 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Storm Lake-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $7,292 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Storm Lake, your job prospects are not very good. The number of chemists in Storm Lake is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Storm Lake is $64,980 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for chemists.