West Point has a general population of 7,138 and an overall student population of 9,242. Approximately 4,621 of West Point's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in West Point, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is United States Military Academy. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Chemistry program at United States Military Academy.
A total of 7 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in West Point in 2010.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in West Point, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 33 chemists in New York were working in the greater West Point area. West Point's chemist workforce is projected 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 West Point is $41,110 per year, which is lower than the average for chemists state-wide.