East Stroudsburg has a general population of 9,888 and an overall student population of 7,576. Approximately 7,576 of East Stroudsburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in East Stroudsburg, by student population, is East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania graduated approximately 8 students with credentials in chemistry.
A total of 8 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in East Stroudsburg in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,300 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all East Stroudsburg chemistry schools was an average of $25,736 per year in 2009.
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 East Stroudsburg. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,418 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,050.
If you plan on staying in East Stroudsburg after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in East Stroudsburg, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 5,050 chemists in Pennsylvania, 40 were working in the greater East Stroudsburg area. East Stroudsburg's chemist workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in East Stroudsburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $57,090 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chemists in the state.