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 Flint, Michigan. Flint has a total population of 124,943 and a student population of 35,999. Of these students, 10,183 are enrolled in schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Of the 2 biochemistry schools in Flint, the largest biochemistry school, by student population, is Kettering University. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Biochemistry program at Kettering University.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a biochemistry degree from one of Flint's biochemistry schools. If you decide to attend one of Flint's biochemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $31,702 per year in instate tuition and $35,438 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,055 for biochemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,491 per year, on average, for room and board at Flint-based biochemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,382.
If you plan on staying in Flint after graduating from biochemistry school, you should know that job prospects for biochemists in Flint, which is the most popular biochemistry profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 21,380 biochemists in Michigan. Of these biochemists, 90 were working in the greater Flint area. By the year 2018, the number of biochemists is expected to increase by 1% in Flint. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biochemist in Flint is $75,540 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for biochemists.