Binghamton has a total population of 47,380 and a student population of 21,906. Of these students, 14,709 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
SUNY at Binghamton is the largest chemistry school in Binghamton, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 46 students graduated from the Chemistry program at SUNY at Binghamton.
In 2010, 46 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Binghamton's chemistry schools. Tuition in 2009 at Binghamton's chemistry schools was $19,175 per year for instate students and $27,075 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,614 per year, on average, for room and board at Binghamton-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Binghamton, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of chemists in Binghamton will decrease by -10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.