With an overall population of 6,302 and a student population of 3,124, approximately 3,124 of Iola students attend one of Iola's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Iola's largest chemistry school is Allen County Community College. In 2010, Allen County Community College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in chemistry.
If you decide to attend a chemistry school in Iola, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,016.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $420 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Iola. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,250 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,176.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Iola, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 530 chemists in Kansas, 270 were working in the greater Iola area. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to decrease by -20% in Iola. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Iola is $49,360 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for chemists.