Kutztown has a general population of 5,067 and an overall student population of 10,634. Approximately 10,634 of Kutztown's students are enrolled in schools that offer biochemistry programs.
The largest biochemistry school in Kutztown, by student population, is Kutztown University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania graduated approximately 3 students from its biochemistry program.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in biochemistry in Kutztown in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Kutztown's biochemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,795 per year in instate tuition and $27,231 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for biochemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Kutztown-based biochemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $7,698 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,097.
If you plan on staying in Kutztown after graduating from biochemistry school, you should know that job prospects for biochemists in Kutztown, which is the most popular biochemistry profession, are average. In 2010, of the 3,200 biochemists in Pennsylvania, 60 were working in the greater Kutztown area. The government projects that the number of biochemists in Kutztown will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biochemist in Kutztown is $34,300 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for biochemists.