The largest biochemistry school in Wilkes Barre, by student population, is Wilkes University. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Biochemistry program at Wilkes University.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a biochemistry degree in Wilkes Barre. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,010 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for biochemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,100 per year, on average, for room and board at Wilkes Barre-based biochemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,060.
After graduating with your credentials in biochemistry, if you decide to work as a biochemist in Wilkes Barre, your job prospects are average. The government projects that the number of biochemists in Wilkes Barre will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.