Of the 1 biochemistry schools in Center Valley, the largest biochemistry school, by student population, is DeSales University. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Biochemistry program at DeSales University.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in biochemistry in Center Valley in 2010. If you decide to attend a biochemistry school in Center Valley, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $27,000.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biochemistry program in Center Valley. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,750 per year, on average, for room and board at Center Valley-based biochemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $32,004.
Many biochemistry graduates choose to work as biochemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Center Valley, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 3,200 biochemists in Pennsylvania, 180 were working in the greater Center Valley area. The number of biochemists in Center Valley is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biochemist in Center Valley is $35,130 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for biochemists.