Canyon has a total population of 12,875 and a student population of 7,634. Of these students, 7,634 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Canyon's largest chemistry school is West Texas A & M University. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from West Texas A & M University with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Canyon. Tuition in 2009 at Canyon's chemistry schools was $15,970 per year for instate students and $22,618 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Canyon. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,466 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,944.
If you plan on staying in Canyon after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Canyon, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are not very good. Canyon's chemist workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.