With an overall population of 60,651 and a student population of 13,663, approximately 3,273 of Utica students attend one of Utica's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Utica, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is Utica College. In 2010, Utica College graduated approximately 8 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Utica. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Utica was $27,284 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $984 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Utica. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,850 per year, on average, for room and board at Utica-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,742.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Utica, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 4,190 chemists in New York. Of these chemists, 70 were working in the greater Utica area. The number of chemists in Utica is expected to decrease by -10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Utica is $45,710 per year, which is higher than the average for chemists state-wide.