New Paltz has a general population of 6,034 and an overall student population of 7,907. Approximately 7,907 of New Paltz's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
New Paltz's largest chemistry school is State University of New York at New Paltz. In 2010, State University of New York at New Paltz graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in chemistry.
A total of 9 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in New Paltz in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at New Paltz's chemistry schools was $18,691 per year for instate students and $26,591 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,250 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in New Paltz. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,202 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in New Paltz, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of chemists in New Paltz will decrease by -10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.