Jefferson City has a total population of 7,760 and a student population of 2,150. Of these students, 2,150 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Carson-Newman College is the largest chemistry school in Jefferson City, based on student population. In 2010, Carson-Newman College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Jefferson City. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Jefferson City was $18,702 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,088 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,796 per year, on average, for room and board at Jefferson City-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,590.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Jefferson City, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of chemists in Jefferson City will decrease by -8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.