Bowling Green has a general population of 29,636 and an overall student population of 17,309. Approximately 17,309 of Bowling Green's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Bowling Green, by student population, is Bowling Green State University-Main Campus. In 2010, Bowling Green State University-Main Campus graduated approximately 14 students with credentials in chemistry.
A reported 19 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Bowling Green in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Bowling Green's chemistry schools was $21,125 per year for instate students and $28,433 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,216 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Bowling Green-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $7,670 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Bowling Green, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 3,680 chemists in Ohio. Of these chemists, 180 were working in the greater Bowling Green area. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to decrease by -6% in Bowling Green. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Bowling Green, you can expect to make an average salary of $65,110 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chemists in the state.