With an overall population of 18,816 and a student population of 8,760, approximately 6,453 of Plattsburgh students attend one of Plattsburgh's schools that offer chemistry programs.
SUNY College at Plattsburgh is the largest chemistry school in Plattsburgh, based on student population. In 2010, SUNY College at Plattsburgh graduated approximately 6 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Plattsburgh's chemistry schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,645 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Plattsburgh chemistry schools was an average of $25,545 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $950 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,100 per year, on average, for room and board at Plattsburgh-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,391.
If you plan on staying in Plattsburgh after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Plattsburgh, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to decrease by -10% in Plattsburgh. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.