Stony Brook has a total population of 13,727 and a student population of 24,681. Of these students, 24,681 are enrolled in schools that offer biochemistry programs.
The largest biochemistry school in Stony Brook, by student population, is Stony Brook University. Approximately 93 students graduated in 2010 from Stony Brook University with credentials in biochemistry.
A total of 93 students graduated with credentials in biochemistry from biochemistry schools in Stony Brook in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Stony Brook's biochemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,770 per year in instate tuition and $26,670 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biochemistry program in Stony Brook. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,590 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $14,148.
After graduating with your credentials in biochemistry, if you decide to work as a biochemist in Stony Brook, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 biochemists in New York were working in the greater Stony Brook area. Stony Brook's biochemist workforce is projected to increase by 23% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
As a biochemist in Stony Brook, you can expect to make an average salary of $77,920 per year. This is higher than the average salary for biochemists in the state.