With an overall population of 24,064 and a student population of 1,173, approximately 1,154 of Hastings students attend one of Hastings's schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Of the 1 biochemistry schools in Hastings, the largest biochemistry school, by student population, is Hastings College. In 2010, Hastings College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in biochemistry.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,782 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for biochemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Hastings-based biochemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $6,000 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Hastings after graduating from biochemistry school, you should know that job prospects for biochemists in Hastings, which is the most popular biochemistry profession, are good. In 2010, of the 630 biochemists in Nebraska, 80 were working in the greater Hastings area. Hastings's biochemist workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.