Wilmington has a general population of 11,921 and an overall student population of 1,602. Approximately 1,602 of Wilmington's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Wilmington, by student population, is Wilmington College. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Chemistry program at Wilmington College.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in Wilmington in 2010. If you decide to attend a chemistry school in Wilmington, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,286.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,275 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,272 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $27,161.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Wilmington, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 3,200 chemists in Ohio, 90 were working in the greater Wilmington area. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to decrease by -6% in Wilmington. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Wilmington is $45,590 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for chemists.