Columbia has a total population of 4,014 and a student population of 2,349. Of these students, 2,349 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Columbia's largest chemistry school is Lindsey Wilson College. In 2010, Lindsey Wilson College graduated approximately 0 students from its chemistry program.
If you decide to attend a chemistry school in Columbia, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,870.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Columbia. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,595 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $23,618.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Columbia, your job prospects are not very good. The number of chemists in Columbia is expected to decrease by -3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.