Hoboken has a general population of 38,577 and an overall student population of 5,757. Approximately 5,757 of Hoboken's students are enrolled in schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Of the 1 biochemistry schools in Hoboken, the largest biochemistry school, by student population, is Stevens Institute of Technology. In 2010, approximately 32 students graduated from the Biochemistry program at Stevens Institute of Technology.
In 2010, 32 students graduated with a biochemistry degree in Hoboken. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $38,180 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for biochemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,150 per year, on average, for room and board at Hoboken-based biochemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $40,580.
If you plan on staying in Hoboken after graduating from biochemistry school, you should know that job prospects for biochemists in Hoboken, which is the most popular biochemistry profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 3,600 biochemists in New Jersey. Of these biochemists, 1,030 were working in the greater Hoboken area. By the year 2018, the number of biochemists is expected to decrease by -9% in Hoboken. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
As a biochemist in Hoboken, you can expect to make an average salary of $84,290 per year. This is lower than the average salary for biochemists in the state.