With an overall population of 4,019 and a student population of 7,559, approximately 7,559 of Pomona students attend one of Pomona's schools that offer biochemistry programs.
The largest biochemistry school in Pomona, by student population, is The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey. In 2010, approximately 27 students graduated from the Biochemistry program at The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey.
In 2010, 27 students graduated with a biochemistry degree in Pomona. Tuition in 2009 at Pomona's biochemistry schools was $27,860 per year for instate students and $33,543 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biochemistry program in Pomona. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,694 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $16,881.
If you plan on staying in Pomona after graduating from biochemistry school, you should know that job prospects for biochemists in Pomona, which is the most popular biochemistry profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 29 biochemists in New Jersey were working in the greater Pomona area. By the year 2018, the number of biochemists is expected to decrease by -9% in Pomona. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biochemist in Pomona is $116,560 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for biochemists.