Youngwood has a general population of 4,138 and an overall student population of 7,089. Approximately 7,089 of Youngwood's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Westmoreland County Community College is the largest chemistry school in Youngwood, based on student population. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Westmoreland County Community College with credentials in chemistry.
In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Youngwood was $2,700 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for chemistry related books and supplies each year.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Youngwood, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 4,600 chemists in Pennsylvania. Of these chemists, 790 were working in the greater Youngwood area. The government projects that the number of chemists in Youngwood will increase by 2% by the year 2018. 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 Youngwood is $40,380 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for chemists.