Mahwah's largest chemistry school is Ramapo College of New Jersey. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Ramapo College of New Jersey with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Mahwah. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,637 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Mahwah chemistry schools was an average of $33,320 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Mahwah-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $10,949 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $16,888.
If you plan on staying in Mahwah after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Mahwah, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 6,300 chemists in New Jersey, 2,510 were working in the greater Mahwah area. The government projects that the number of chemists in Mahwah will decrease by -11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Mahwah is $78,360 per year, which is higher than the average for chemists state-wide.