Greensburg has a general population of 15,889 and an overall student population of 4,225. Approximately 2,136 of Greensburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer biochemistry programs.
The largest biochemistry school in Greensburg, by student population, is Seton Hill University. In 2010, Seton Hill University graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in biochemistry.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a biochemistry degree from one of Greensburg's biochemistry schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,622 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for biochemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,550 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $29,922.
If you plan on staying in Greensburg after graduating from biochemistry school, you should know that job prospects for biochemists in Greensburg, which is the most popular biochemistry profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 biochemists in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Greensburg area. By the year 2018, the number of biochemists is expected to increase by 9% in Greensburg. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biochemist in Greensburg is $33,580 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for biochemists.