With an overall population of 61,821 and a student population of 7,941, approximately 2,194 of Schenectady students attend one of Schenectady's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Union College is the largest chemistry school in Schenectady, based on student population. In 2010, Union College graduated approximately 8 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Schenectady.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $485 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Schenectady.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Schenectady, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 3,900 chemists in New York. Of these chemists, 520 were working in the greater Schenectady area. The number of chemists in Schenectady is expected to decrease by -9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Schenectady, you can expect to make an average salary of $60,940 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chemists in the state.