Oneonta, New York has 2 chemistry schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in chemistry. Oneonta has a general population of 13,292 and an overall student population of 7,412. Approximately 7,363 of Oneonta's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Oneonta's largest chemistry school is SUNY College at Oneonta. In 2010, approximately 14 students graduated from the Chemistry program at SUNY College at Oneonta.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Oneonta's chemistry schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $30,999 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Oneonta chemistry schools was an average of $34,949 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $850 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,988 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,461.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Oneonta, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 chemists in New York were working in the greater Oneonta area. The government projects that the number of chemists in Oneonta will decrease by -9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Oneonta is $36,590 per year, which is lower than the average for chemists state-wide.