Lansing has a total population of 119,128 and a student population of 21,903. Of these students, 21,123 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Lansing Community College is the largest chemistry school in Lansing, based on student population. In 2010, Lansing Community College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in chemistry.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Lansing in 2010. If you decide to attend a chemistry school in Lansing, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,240.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Lansing.
If you plan on staying in Lansing after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Lansing, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 chemists in Michigan were working in the greater Lansing area. Lansing's chemist workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Lansing is $51,430 per year, which is lower than the average for chemists state-wide.