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 chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Dallas, by student population, is Misericordia University. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Misericordia University with credentials in chemistry.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Dallas in 2010. If you decide to attend a chemistry school in Dallas, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,050.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Dallas. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,050 per year, on average, for room and board at Dallas-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $25,650.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Dallas, your job prospects are not very good. There were 4,600 chemists working in Pennsylvania and 70 working in the greater Dallas area in 2010. The number of chemists in Dallas is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Dallas, you can expect to make an average salary of $37,290 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.