Dallas has a total population of 2,557 and a student population of 2,736. Of these students, 2,736 are enrolled in schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Dallas's largest biochemistry school is Misericordia University. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Misericordia University with credentials in biochemistry.
A total of 2 students graduated with credentials in biochemistry from biochemistry schools in Dallas in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,050 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biochemistry program in Dallas. And if you live on campus at one of the Dallas-based biochemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $10,050 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $25,650.
After graduating with your credentials in biochemistry, if you decide to work as a biochemist in Dallas, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 3,200 biochemists in Pennsylvania. Of these biochemists, 40 were working in the greater Dallas area. The number of biochemists in Dallas 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 Dallas is $39,510 per year, which is higher than the average for biochemists state-wide.