Johnstown has a general population of 23,906 and an overall student population of 5,497. Approximately 3,057 of Johnstown's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Johnstown, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Johnstown's chemistry schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $23,070 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Johnstown chemistry schools was an average of $32,630 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,050 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Johnstown-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $7,370 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,534.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Johnstown, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to increase by 3% in Johnstown. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for chemists.