Kingston has a total population of 5,446 and a student population of 16,389. Of these students, 16,389 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Kingston's largest chemistry school is University of Rhode Island. In 2010, approximately 23 students graduated from the Chemistry program at University of Rhode Island.
A total of 29 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in Kingston in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Kingston's chemistry schools was $22,700 per year for instate students and $39,198 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Kingston. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,334 per year, on average, for room and board at Kingston-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,128.
If you plan on staying in Kingston after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Kingston, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 0 chemists in Rhode Island were working in the greater Kingston area. The number of chemists in Kingston is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Kingston is $70,330 per year, which is the same as the average for chemists state-wide.