With an overall population of 10,842 and a student population of 5,672, approximately 5,672 of Corning students attend one of Corning's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Corning, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is Corning Community College. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Chemistry program at Corning Community College.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Corning. If you decide to attend a chemistry school in Corning, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $4,000.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for chemistry related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Corning after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Corning, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 3,900 chemists in New York. Of these chemists, 50 were working in the greater Corning area. The number of chemists in Corning is expected to decrease by -9% 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 Corning is $43,830 per year, which is higher than the average for chemists state-wide.