Berrien Springs has a total population of 1,862 and a student population of 3,589. Of these students, 3,589 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Berrien Springs, by student population, is Andrews University. In 2010, Andrews University graduated approximately 3 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Berrien Springs. If you decide to attend a chemistry school in Berrien Springs, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,170.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,050 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Berrien Springs. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,860 per year, on average, for room and board at Berrien Springs-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Berrien Springs, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 49 chemists in Michigan were working in the greater Berrien Springs area. The government projects that the number of chemists in Berrien Springs will 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 Berrien Springs is $69,400 per year, which is higher than the average for chemists state-wide.