Weatherford has a general population of 9,859 and an overall student population of 5,010. Approximately 5,010 of Weatherford's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Southwestern Oklahoma State University is the largest chemistry school in Weatherford, based on student population. In 2010, Southwestern Oklahoma State University graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in chemistry.
A reported 10 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Weatherford in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,212 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Weatherford chemistry schools was an average of $20,552 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,230 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,100 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,084.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Weatherford, your job prospects are average. The government projects that the number of chemists in Weatherford will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.