With an overall population of 5,295 and a student population of 3,460, approximately 2,975 of McKenzie students attend one of McKenzie's schools that offer chemistry programs.
McKenzie's largest chemistry school is Bethel University. In 2010, Bethel University graduated approximately 0 students from its chemistry program.
If you decide to attend a chemistry school in McKenzie, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $12,242.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,926 per year, on average, for room and board at McKenzie-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in McKenzie, your job prospects are not very good. There were 1,220 chemists working in Tennessee and 110 working in the greater McKenzie area in 2010. McKenzie'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.