With an overall population of 2,959 and a student population of 6,270, approximately 6,270 of Blountville students attend one of Blountville's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Blountville, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is Northeast State Community College. In 2010, Northeast State Community College graduated approximately 6 students from its chemistry program.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a chemistry certificate in Blountville. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,946 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for chemistry related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Blountville after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Blountville, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,140 chemists in Tennessee. Of these chemists, 220 were working in the greater Blountville area. The government projects that the number of chemists in Blountville will decrease by -14% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Blountville is $45,140 per year, which is lower than the average for chemists state-wide.