With an overall population of 24,821 and a student population of 1,804, approximately 1,804 of Bristol students attend one of Bristol's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Bristol, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is King College. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from King College with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Bristol's chemistry schools. If you decide to attend a chemistry school in Bristol, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,880.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,418 per year, on average, for room and board at Bristol-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,980.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Bristol, your job prospects are not very good. There were 1,140 chemists working in Tennessee and 220 working in the greater Bristol area in 2010. Bristol's chemist workforce is projected to decrease by -14% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Bristol is $45,140 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for chemists.