Missoula has a general population of 57,053 and an overall student population of 14,961. Approximately 14,921 of Missoula's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Missoula, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is The University of Montana. In 2010, approximately 26 students graduated from the Chemistry program at The University of Montana.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Missoula's chemistry schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,455 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Missoula chemistry schools was an average of $29,889 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Missoula. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,611 per year, on average, for room and board at Missoula-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Missoula, your job prospects are average. The number of chemists in Missoula is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.