With an overall population of 18,064 and a student population of 3,388, approximately 3,388 of Newberg students attend one of Newberg's schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Newberg, by student population, is George Fox University. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Chemistry program at George Fox University.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Newberg. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Newberg was $26,180 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,320 per year, on average, for room and board at Newberg-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,080.
If you plan on staying in Newberg after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Newberg, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are good. In 2010, of the 590 chemists in Oregon, 530 were working in the greater Newberg area. The number of chemists in Newberg is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Newberg, you can expect to make an average salary of $61,360 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chemists in the state.