Bartlesville has a total population of 34,748 and a student population of 1,637. Of these students, 1,069 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Bartlesville, by student population, is Oklahoma Wesleyan University. In 2010, Oklahoma Wesleyan University graduated approximately 1 students from its chemistry program.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in Bartlesville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,970 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,288 per year, on average, for room and board at Bartlesville-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bartlesville, your job prospects are average. There were 350 chemists working in Oklahoma and 140 working in the greater Bartlesville area in 2010. The number of chemists in Bartlesville is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Bartlesville is $35,080 per year, which is lower than the average for chemists state-wide.