With an overall population of 114,024 and a student population of 57,615, approximately 41,674 of Ann Arbor students attend one of Ann Arbor's schools that offer biochemistry programs.
The largest biochemistry school in Ann Arbor, by student population, is University of Michigan-Ann Arbor. In 2010, approximately 54 students graduated from the Biochemistry program at University of Michigan-Ann Arbor.
A reported 54 students graduated with credentials in biochemistry in Ann Arbor in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $23,721 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Ann Arbor biochemistry schools was an average of $46,999 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,048 for biochemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,914 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $16,547.
If you plan on staying in Ann Arbor after graduating from biochemistry school, you should know that job prospects for biochemists in Ann Arbor, which is the most popular biochemistry profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 21,380 biochemists in Michigan, 200 were working in the greater Ann Arbor area. The government projects that the number of biochemists in Ann Arbor will increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biochemist in Ann Arbor is $68,310 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for biochemists.