Beaver Falls has a total population of 9,920 and a student population of 2,015. Of these students, 1,960 are enrolled in schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Beaver Falls's largest biochemistry school is Geneva College. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Geneva College with credentials in biochemistry.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in biochemistry in Beaver Falls in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,400 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for biochemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Beaver Falls-based biochemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $7,770 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,450.
Many biochemistry graduates choose to work as biochemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Beaver Falls, your job prospects are average. There were 3,200 biochemists working in Pennsylvania and 680 working in the greater Beaver Falls area in 2010. The number of biochemists in Beaver Falls is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biochemist in Beaver Falls is $33,580 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for biochemists.