With an overall population of 68,315 and a student population of 18,263, approximately 2,171 of Edmond students attend one of Edmond's schools that offer biochemistry programs.
The largest biochemistry school in Edmond, by student population, is Oklahoma Christian University. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Biochemistry program at Oklahoma Christian University.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in biochemistry from biochemistry schools in Edmond in 2010. In 2009 tuition at biochemistry schools in Edmond was $16,366 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biochemistry program in Edmond. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,990 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $20,125.
If you plan on staying in Edmond after graduating from biochemistry school, you should know that job prospects for biochemists in Edmond, which is the most popular biochemistry profession, are good. In 2010, of the 950 biochemists in Oklahoma, 640 were working in the greater Edmond area. By the year 2018, the number of biochemists is expected to increase by 12% in Edmond. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biochemist in Edmond is $90,040 per year, which is higher than the average for biochemists state-wide.