With an overall population of 37,192 and a student population of 8,187, approximately 4,262 of Cleveland students attend one of Cleveland's schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Cleveland, by student population, is Lee University. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Lee University with credentials in chemistry.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Cleveland in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,660 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,650 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you 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 Cleveland, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 1,170 chemists in Tennessee, 230 were working in the greater Cleveland area. The number of chemists in Cleveland is expected to decrease 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 Cleveland is $60,990 per year, which is higher than the average for chemists state-wide.