Norman has a total population of 95,694 and a student population of 26,981. Of these students, 25,881 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
University of Oklahoma Norman Campus is the largest chemistry school in Norman, based on student population. Approximately 77 students graduated in 2010 from University of Oklahoma Norman Campus with credentials in chemistry.
A total of 77 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in Norman in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Norman's chemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,790 per year in instate tuition and $29,771 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,016 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Norman-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $7,598 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Norman after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Norman, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 chemists in Oklahoma were working in the greater Norman area. The government projects that the number of chemists in Norman will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Norman, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,400 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.