With an overall population of 47,683 and a student population of 2,299, approximately 2,156 of Bloomfield students attend one of Bloomfield's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Bloomfield, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is Bloomfield College. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Bloomfield College with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Bloomfield's chemistry schools. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Bloomfield was $21,000 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 Bloomfield-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $10,300 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,800.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Bloomfield, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 6,300 chemists in New Jersey. Of these chemists, 2,300 were working in the greater Bloomfield area. The number of chemists in Bloomfield is expected to decrease by -11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Bloomfield, you can expect to make an average salary of $77,540 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chemists in the state.