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Chemistry Schools in Hickory, North Carolina

Chemistry Schools in Hickory, NC

Hickory has a total population of 37,222 and a student population of 7,202. Of these students, 1,674 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.

Hickory's largest chemistry school is Lenoir-Rhyne University. In 2010, Lenoir-Rhyne University graduated approximately 3 students from its chemistry program.

A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Hickory in 2010. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Hickory was $24,200 per year, on average.

In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,160 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Hickory-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $8,540 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,210.

Chemistry Salaries and Career Outlook in Hickory

Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hickory, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 80 chemists in North Carolina were working in the greater Hickory area. The government projects that the number of chemists in Hickory will decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.

As a chemist in Hickory, you can expect to make an average salary of $42,400 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.

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  1. 1Lenoir-Rhyne UniversityLenoir-Rhyne University

    625 7th Avenue NE, Hickory, North Carolina 28601

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree