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Chemistry Schools in Allentown, Pennsylvania

Chemistry Schools in Allentown, PA

There are 2 chemistry schools in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Allentown has a total population of 106,632 and a student population of 5,807. Of these students, 4,404 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.

The largest chemistry school in Allentown, by student population, is Cedar Crest College. In 2010, Cedar Crest College graduated approximately 18 students from its chemistry program.

A reported 27 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Allentown in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $32,562 per year in tuition costs.

In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,450 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Allentown-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $8,880 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $31,735.

Chemistry Salaries and Career Outlook in Allentown

Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Allentown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 4,600 chemists in Pennsylvania. Of these chemists, 350 were working in the greater Allentown area. The government projects that the number of chemists in Allentown will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for chemists.

The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Allentown is $60,500 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for chemists.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Chemistry Degree in Allentown
  • Associates Degree in Chemistry
  • Bachelors Degree in Chemistry
  • Chemistry Classes
  • Chemistry Courses
  • Chemistry Training

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  1. 1Muhlenberg CollegeMuhlenberg College

    2400 Chew Street, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18104

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    2-4 years certificate
    Bachelor's degree

  2. 2Cedar Crest CollegeCedar Crest College

    100 College Drive, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18104-6196

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    2-4 years certificate
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree