Liberty has a total population of 26,232 and a student population of 1,083. Of these students, 1,083 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
William Jewell College is the largest chemistry school in Liberty, based on student population. In 2010, William Jewell College graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in chemistry.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in Liberty in 2010. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Liberty was $24,300 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,700 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Liberty, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,400 chemists in Missouri. Of these chemists, 830 were working in the greater Liberty area. The number of chemists in Liberty is expected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Liberty, you can expect to make an average salary of $60,480 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.