Hamilton has a general population of 3,509 and an overall student population of 2,837. Approximately 2,837 of Hamilton's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Hamilton, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is Colgate University. In 2010, Colgate University graduated approximately 7 students from its chemistry program.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Hamilton in 2010. If you decide to attend a chemistry school in Hamilton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $40,970.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,050 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Hamilton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,970 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Hamilton, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 14 chemists in New York were working in the greater Hamilton area. The government projects that the number of chemists in Hamilton will decrease by -9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Hamilton is $37,440 per year, which is lower than the average for chemists state-wide.