Tougaloo College is the largest chemistry school in Tougaloo, based on student population. In 2010, Tougaloo College graduated approximately 6 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Tougaloo. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Tougaloo was $9,718 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Tougaloo. And if you live on campus at one of the Tougaloo-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $6,330 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,918.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Tougaloo, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 350 chemists in Mississippi, 50 were working in the greater Tougaloo area. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to increase by 9% in Tougaloo. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Tougaloo, you can expect to make an average salary of $49,960 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.