Sewanee has a total population of 2,361 and a student population of 1,543. Of these students, 1,543 are enrolled in schools that offer biochemistry programs.
The largest biochemistry school in Sewanee, by student population, is Sewanee-The University of the South. In 2010, Sewanee-The University of the South graduated approximately 3 students from its biochemistry program.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a biochemistry degree from one of Sewanee's biochemistry schools. In 2009 tuition at biochemistry schools in Sewanee was $34,172 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for biochemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Sewanee-based biochemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $9,760 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a biochemist in Sewanee, your job prospects are not very good. There were 2,960 biochemists working in Tennessee and 100 working in the greater Sewanee area in 2010. Sewanee's biochemist workforce is projected to decrease by -9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biochemist in Sewanee is $91,060 per year, which is higher than the average for biochemists state-wide.