Wesson has a total population of 1,693 and a student population of 3,740. Of these students, 3,740 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Wesson, by student population, is Copiah-Lincoln Community College. In 2010, Copiah-Lincoln Community College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in chemistry.
In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Wesson was $1,820 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Wesson-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $3,050 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,285.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Wesson, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 350 chemists in Mississippi, 50 were working in the greater Wesson area. The government projects that the number of chemists in Wesson will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Wesson is $49,960 per year, which is lower than the average for chemists state-wide.