There are 2 biochemistry schools in Ithaca, New York. Ithaca has a total population of 29,287 and a student population of 27,527. Of these students, 27,527 are enrolled in schools that offer biochemistry programs.
The largest biochemistry school in Ithaca, by student population, is Ithaca College. In 2010, approximately 14 students graduated from the Biochemistry program at Ithaca College.
A total of 25 students graduated with credentials in biochemistry from biochemistry schools in Ithaca in 2010. In 2009 tuition at biochemistry schools in Ithaca was $35,007 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $980 for biochemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,970 per year, on average, for room and board at Ithaca-based biochemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $40,254.
Many biochemistry graduates choose to work as biochemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Ithaca, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 41 biochemists in New York were working in the greater Ithaca area. By the year 2018, the number of biochemists is expected to increase by 9% in Ithaca. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biochemist in Ithaca is $44,820 per year, which is higher than the average for biochemists state-wide.