Edison has a total population of 97,687 and a student population of 14,623. Of these students, 13,356 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Edison, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is Middlesex County College. In 2010, Middlesex County College graduated approximately 6 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Edison's chemistry schools. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Edison was $3,520 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,483 for chemistry related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Edison, your job prospects are not very good. There were 6,300 chemists working in New Jersey and 1,970 working in the greater Edison area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to decrease by -11% in Edison. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Edison is $69,320 per year, which is lower than the average for chemists state-wide.