Gettysburg has a general population of 7,490 and an overall student population of 2,710. Approximately 2,547 of Gettysburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer biochemistry programs.
The largest biochemistry school in Gettysburg, by student population, is Gettysburg College. In 2010, Gettysburg College graduated approximately 12 students with credentials in biochemistry.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in biochemistry in Gettysburg in 2010. If you decide to attend a biochemistry school in Gettysburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $39,140.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $500 for biochemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Gettysburg-based biochemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $9,360 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in biochemistry, if you decide to work as a biochemist in Gettysburg, your job prospects are average. The government projects that the number of biochemists in Gettysburg will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.