If you decide that you want to get a biochemistry degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 biochemistry schools in Detroit, Michigan. With an overall population of 951,270 and a student population of 65,306, approximately 37,371 of Detroit students attend one of Detroit's schools that offer biochemistry programs.
The largest biochemistry school in Detroit, by student population, is University of Detroit Mercy. In 2010, approximately 21 students graduated from the Biochemistry program at University of Detroit Mercy.
In 2010, 27 students graduated with a biochemistry degree in Detroit. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $31,293 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Detroit biochemistry schools was an average of $36,177 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,247 for biochemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,900 per year, on average, for room and board at Detroit-based biochemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,635.
Many biochemistry graduates choose to work as biochemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Detroit, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 21,380 biochemists in Michigan. Of these biochemists, 2,080 were working in the greater Detroit area. The government projects that the number of biochemists in Detroit will increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
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