With an overall population of 1,522 and a student population of 437, approximately 437 of North Newton students attend one of North Newton's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Bethel College is the largest chemistry school in North Newton, based on student population. In 2010, Bethel College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a chemistry degree in North Newton. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,990 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the North Newton-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $6,770 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 North Newton, your job prospects are not very good. There were 620 chemists working in Kansas and 70 working in the greater North Newton area in 2010. The government projects that the number of chemists in North Newton will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in North Newton, you can expect to make an average salary of $41,200 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.