Chickasha has a total population of 15,850 and a student population of 1,091. Of these students, 1,091 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma is the largest chemistry school in Chickasha, based on student population. In 2010, University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma graduated approximately 5 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Chickasha's chemistry schools. If you decide to attend one of Chickasha's chemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,766 per year in instate tuition and $18,662 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,000 per year, on average, for room and board at Chickasha-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Chickasha after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Chickasha, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are average. There were 360 chemists working in Oklahoma and 120 working in the greater Chickasha area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to increase by 10% in Chickasha. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Chickasha is $51,400 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for chemists.