With an overall population of 26,475 and a student population of 2,634, approximately 2,584 of Newport students attend one of Newport's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Newport's largest chemistry school is Salve Regina University. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Salve Regina University with credentials in chemistry.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Newport in 2010. If you decide to attend a chemistry school in Newport, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $30,000.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Newport. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,950 per year, on average, for room and board at Newport-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Newport, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 0 chemists in Rhode Island were working in the greater Newport area. The government projects that the number of chemists in Newport will 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 Newport is $70,330 per year, which is the same as the average for chemists state-wide.