Doylestown has a total population of 8,227 and a student population of 2,266. Of these students, 2,266 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Doylestown, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is Delaware Valley College. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Delaware Valley College with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Doylestown. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Doylestown was $27,742 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Doylestown. And if you live on campus at one of the Doylestown-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $9,836 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,842.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Doylestown, your job prospects are not very good. There were 5,050 chemists working in Pennsylvania and 2,330 working in the greater Doylestown area in 2010. The number of chemists in Doylestown is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Doylestown, you can expect to make an average salary of $71,930 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chemists in the state.