With an overall population of 67,890 and a student population of 50,530, approximately 48,702 of College Station students attend one of College Station's schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Of the 1 biochemistry schools in College Station, the largest biochemistry school, by student population, is Texas A & M University. In 2010, Texas A & M University graduated approximately 56 students with credentials in biochemistry.
A total of 56 students graduated with credentials in biochemistry from biochemistry schools in College Station in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,316 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all College Station biochemistry schools was an average of $34,746 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,278 for biochemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,039 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,277.
If you plan on staying in College Station after graduating from biochemistry school, you should know that job prospects for biochemists in College Station, which is the most popular biochemistry profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 86 biochemists in Texas were working in the greater College Station area. The government projects that the number of biochemists in College Station will increase by 22% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
As a biochemist in College Station, you can expect to make an average salary of $30,320 per year. This is lower than the average salary for biochemists in the state.