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 chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Garden City, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is Adelphi University. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Chemistry program at Adelphi University.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a chemistry 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 chemistry program in Garden City. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,990 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $33,730.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Garden City, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 chemists in New York were working in the greater Garden City area. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to decrease by -10% in Garden City. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Garden City, you can expect to make an average salary of $64,890 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chemists in the state.