Natchitoches has a total population of 17,865 and a student population of 9,247. Of these students, 9,247 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Northwestern State University of Louisiana is the largest chemistry school in Natchitoches, based on student population. In 2010, Northwestern State University of Louisiana graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Natchitoches. If you decide to attend one of Natchitoches's chemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,786 per year in instate tuition and $21,472 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,682 per year, on average, for room and board at Natchitoches-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Natchitoches after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Natchitoches, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are average. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to increase by 8% in Natchitoches. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.