Asheville has a general population of 68,889 and an overall student population of 11,736. Approximately 3,897 of Asheville's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Asheville, by student population, is University of North Carolina at Asheville. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from University of North Carolina at Asheville with credentials in chemistry.
A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Asheville in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Asheville's chemistry schools was $14,970 per year for instate students and $26,687 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $850 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Asheville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,890 per year, on average, for room and board at Asheville-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Asheville after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Asheville, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are not very good. The number of chemists in Asheville is expected to decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.