With an overall population of 9,851 and a student population of 1,548, approximately 1,548 of Berea students attend one of Berea's schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Berea, by student population, is Berea College. In 2010, Berea College graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in chemistry.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Berea in 2010. If you decide to attend a chemistry school in Berea, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $876.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $750 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Berea. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,768 per year, on average, for room and board at Berea-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Berea, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 800 chemists in Kentucky. Of these chemists, 110 were working in the greater Berea area. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to decrease by -3% in Berea. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Berea is $61,060 per year, which is lower than the average for chemists state-wide.