Chestertown has a total population of 4,746 and a student population of 1,368. Of these students, 1,368 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Chestertown's largest chemistry school is Washington College. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Chemistry program at Washington College.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Chestertown in 2010. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Chestertown was $35,350 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,250 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Chestertown. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,460 per year, on average, for room and board at Chestertown-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $39,100.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Chestertown, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of chemists in Chestertown will increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.