Southfield has a total population of 78,296 and a student population of 7,938. Of these students, 4,488 are enrolled in schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Lawrence Technological University is the largest biochemistry school in Southfield, based on student population. In 2010, Lawrence Technological University graduated approximately 0 students from its biochemistry program.
If you decide to attend a biochemistry school in Southfield, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $23,008.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,319 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biochemistry program in Southfield. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,353 per year, on average, for room and board at Southfield-based biochemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,185.
After graduating with your credentials in biochemistry, if you decide to work as a biochemist in Southfield, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 21,380 biochemists in Michigan, 4,420 were working in the greater Southfield area. The government projects that the number of biochemists in Southfield will increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
As a biochemist in Southfield, you can expect to make an average salary of $91,200 per year. This is higher than the average salary for biochemists in the state.