With an overall population of 39,065 and a student population of 23,639, approximately 23,033 of Stillwater students attend one of Stillwater's schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Stillwater's largest biochemistry school is Oklahoma State University-Main Campus. In 2010, Oklahoma State University-Main Campus graduated approximately 53 students with credentials in biochemistry.
A total of 53 students graduated with credentials in biochemistry from biochemistry schools in Stillwater in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,082 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Stillwater biochemistry schools was an average of $29,436 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $980 for biochemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Stillwater-based biochemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $6,402 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a biochemist in Stillwater, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 15 biochemists in Oklahoma were working in the greater Stillwater area. By the year 2018, the number of biochemists is expected to increase by 5% in Stillwater. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biochemist in Stillwater is $33,600 per year, which is lower than the average for biochemists state-wide.