Holland has a total population of 35,048 and a student population of 3,467. Of these students, 3,230 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Holland's largest chemistry school is Hope College. In 2010, Hope College graduated approximately 33 students with credentials in chemistry.
A reported 33 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Holland in 2010. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Holland was $25,660 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Holland-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $7,870 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Holland after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Holland, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 2,680 chemists in Michigan. Of these chemists, 50 were working in the greater Holland area. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to increase by 3% in Holland. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Holland, you can expect to make an average salary of $44,200 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.