With an overall population of 13,549 and a student population of 4,330, approximately 4,229 of Durant students attend one of Durant's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Southeastern Oklahoma State University is the largest chemistry school in Durant, based on student population. In 2010, Southeastern Oklahoma State University graduated approximately 2 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Durant's chemistry schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,923 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Durant chemistry schools was an average of $20,294 per year in 2009.
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 Durant-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $4,900 per year, on average, for room and board. 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 Durant, your job prospects are average. The number of chemists in Durant is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.