Morristown has a general population of 18,544 and an overall student population of 2,404. Approximately 2,157 of Morristown's students are enrolled in schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Morristown's largest biochemistry school is College of Saint Elizabeth. In 2010, College of Saint Elizabeth graduated approximately 4 students from its biochemistry program.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a biochemistry degree from one of Morristown's biochemistry schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,058 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for biochemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,904 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $28,414.
After graduating with your credentials in biochemistry, if you decide to work as a biochemist in Morristown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 3,600 biochemists in New Jersey. Of these biochemists, 1,420 were working in the greater Morristown area. Morristown's biochemist workforce is projected to decrease by -9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
As a biochemist in Morristown, you can expect to make an average salary of $113,790 per year. This is higher than the average salary for biochemists in the state.