With an overall population of 7,584 and a student population of 2,284, approximately 2,284 of Caldwell students attend one of Caldwell's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Caldwell's largest chemistry school is Caldwell College. In 2010, Caldwell College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in chemistry.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in Caldwell in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,600 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,000 per year, on average, for room and board at Caldwell-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,600.
If you plan on staying in Caldwell after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Caldwell, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are not very good. There were 6,300 chemists working in New Jersey and 2,300 working in the greater Caldwell area in 2010. The government projects that the number of chemists in Caldwell will decrease by -11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Caldwell, 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.