With an overall population of 21,672 and a student population of 31,060, approximately 7,951 of Garden City students attend one of Garden City's schools that offer biochemistry programs.
The largest biochemistry school in Garden City, by student population, is Adelphi University. In 2010, Adelphi University graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in biochemistry.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a biochemistry degree in Garden City. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,230 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biochemistry program in Garden City. And if you live on campus at one of the Garden City-based biochemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $10,990 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $33,730.
After graduating with your credentials in biochemistry, if you decide to work as a biochemist in Garden City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 biochemists in New York were working in the greater Garden City area. Garden City's biochemist workforce is projected to increase by 23% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biochemist in Garden City is $77,920 per year, which is higher than the average for biochemists state-wide.