With an overall population of 3,866 and a student population of 3,909, approximately 3,909 of Boiling Springs students attend one of Boiling Springs's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Gardner-Webb University is the largest chemistry school in Boiling Springs, based on student population. In 2010, Gardner-Webb University graduated approximately 3 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Boiling Springs. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Boiling Springs was $21,170 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,150 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,810 per year, on average, for room and board at Boiling Springs-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Boiling Springs, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 1,770 chemists in North Carolina, 170 were working in the greater Boiling Springs area. Boiling Springs's chemist workforce is projected to decrease by -6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Boiling Springs, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,600 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.