With an overall population of 139,722 and a student population of 18,432, approximately 17,151 of Brownsville students attend one of Brownsville's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Brownsville's largest chemistry school is The University of Texas at Brownsville. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Chemistry program at The University of Texas at Brownsville.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in Brownsville in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Brownsville's chemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,608 per year in instate tuition and $22,810 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $646 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,367 per year, on average, for room and board at Brownsville-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,826.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Brownsville, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to increase by 7% in Brownsville. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.