Selinsgrove has a general population of 5,383 and an overall student population of 2,231. Approximately 2,231 of Selinsgrove's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Susquehanna University is the largest chemistry school in Selinsgrove, based on student population. In 2010, Susquehanna University graduated approximately 5 students from its chemistry program.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Selinsgrove in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $32,450 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $850 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Selinsgrove. And if you live on campus at one of the Selinsgrove-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $8,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $34,600.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Selinsgrove, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 33 chemists in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Selinsgrove area. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to increase by 2% in Selinsgrove. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Selinsgrove is $44,620 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for chemists.