Emmitsburg has a total population of 2,290 and a student population of 2,080. Of these students, 2,080 are enrolled in schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Emmitsburg's largest biochemistry school is Mount St. Mary's University. In 2010, Mount St. Mary's University graduated approximately 0 students from its biochemistry program.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $29,020 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for biochemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Emmitsburg-based biochemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $9,878 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $33,270.
If you decide to work as a biochemist in Emmitsburg, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 biochemists in Maryland were working in the greater Emmitsburg area. The government projects that the number of biochemists in Emmitsburg will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
As a biochemist in Emmitsburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $116,610 per year. This is higher than the average salary for biochemists in the state.