Benton Harbor has a total population of 11,182 and a student population of 4,688. Of these students, 4,688 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Benton Harbor, by student population, is Lake Michigan College. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Lake Michigan College with credentials in chemistry.
In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Benton Harbor was $3,105 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,700 for chemistry related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Benton Harbor after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Benton Harbor, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,680 chemists in Michigan, 40 were working in the greater Benton Harbor area. The number of chemists in Benton Harbor is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Benton Harbor is $69,400 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for chemists.