Elmira has a total population of 30,940 and a student population of 1,703. Of these students, 1,634 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Elmira, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is Elmira College. In 2010, Elmira College graduated approximately 2 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Elmira's chemistry schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $34,850 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $450 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,800 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Elmira, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to decrease by -10% in Elmira. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.