Easton has a total population of 26,263 and a student population of 2,406. Of these students, 2,406 are enrolled in schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Easton's largest biochemistry school is Lafayette College. In 2010, Lafayette College graduated approximately 13 students with credentials in biochemistry.
In 2010, 13 students graduated with a biochemistry degree from one of Easton's biochemistry schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $38,490 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for biochemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,799 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Easton after graduating from biochemistry school, you should know that job prospects for biochemists in Easton, which is the most popular biochemistry profession, are average. There were 3,200 biochemists working in Pennsylvania and 180 working in the greater Easton area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of biochemists is expected to increase by 9% in Easton. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
As a biochemist in Easton, you can expect to make an average salary of $35,130 per year. This is lower than the average salary for biochemists in the state.