Newport has a general population of 17,048 and an overall student population of 15,498. Approximately 15,378 of Newport's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Newport, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is Northern Kentucky University. In 2010, approximately 15 students graduated from the Chemistry program at Northern Kentucky University.
A reported 15 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Newport in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Newport's chemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,509 per year in instate tuition and $23,509 per year in out of state tuition.
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, you will face an additional expense of $6,455 per year, on average, for room and board at Newport-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,054.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Newport, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 0 chemists in Kentucky were working in the greater Newport area. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to decrease by -3% in Newport. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Newport is $68,640 per year, which is higher than the average for chemists state-wide.
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