Wayne has a general population of 5,583 and an overall student population of 3,631. Approximately 3,631 of Wayne's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Wayne, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is Wayne State College. Approximately 23 students graduated in 2010 from Wayne State College with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 23 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Wayne's chemistry schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,350 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Wayne chemistry schools was an average of $17,025 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Wayne-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $5,280 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Wayne, your job prospects are average. Wayne's chemist workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.