Cookeville has a total population of 23,923 and a student population of 11,542. Of these students, 10,847 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Cookeville, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is Tennessee Technological University. Approximately 27 students graduated in 2010 from Tennessee Technological University with credentials in chemistry.
A reported 27 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Cookeville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,872 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Cookeville chemistry schools was an average of $29,800 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,600 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,262 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Cookeville, your job prospects are not very good. Cookeville's chemist workforce is projected to decrease by -8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.