Fulton has a total population of 3,882 and a student population of 7,596. Of these students, 7,596 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Fulton, by student population, is Itawamba Community College. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Itawamba Community College with credentials in chemistry.
Tuition in 2009 at Fulton's chemistry schools was $9,150 per year for instate students and $10,900 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Fulton. And if you live on campus at one of the Fulton-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $3,010 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,490.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Fulton, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 460 chemists in Mississippi. Of these chemists, 60 were working in the greater Fulton area. Fulton's chemist workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Fulton, you can expect to make an average salary of $44,640 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.