Rocky Mount has a general population of 55,893 and an overall student population of 4,668. Approximately 1,449 of Rocky Mount's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Rocky Mount, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is North Carolina Wesleyan College. In 2010, North Carolina Wesleyan College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in chemistry.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,780 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Rocky Mount-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $7,660 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,530.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Rocky Mount, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to decrease by 0% in Rocky Mount. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.