Canton has a general population of 5,882 and an overall student population of 5,721. Approximately 2,401 of Canton's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Canton's largest chemistry school is St Lawrence University. In 2010, St Lawrence University graduated approximately 11 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Canton's chemistry schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $39,765 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $750 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Canton. And if you live on campus at one of the Canton-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $10,160 per year, on average, for room and board. 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 Canton, your job prospects are not very good. The number of chemists in Canton is expected to decrease by -10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.