With an overall population of 2,290 and a student population of 2,080, approximately 2,080 of Emmitsburg students attend one of Emmitsburg's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Mount St. Mary's University is the largest chemistry school in Emmitsburg, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Chemistry program at Mount St. Mary's University.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in Emmitsburg in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $29,020 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Emmitsburg. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,878 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $33,270.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Emmitsburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 3,490 chemists in Maryland, 1,670 were working in the greater Emmitsburg area. Emmitsburg's chemist workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Emmitsburg is $112,760 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for chemists.