Denton, Texas has 2 chemistry schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in chemistry. Denton has a total population of 80,537 and a student population of 48,341. Of these students, 48,341 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
University of North Texas is the largest chemistry school in Denton, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 33 students graduated from the Chemistry program at University of North Texas.
In 2010, 46 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Denton. If you decide to attend one of Denton's chemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,156 per year in instate tuition and $22,804 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,120 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Denton. And if you live on campus at one of the Denton-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $6,146 per year, on average, for room and board. 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 Denton, your job prospects are not very good. There were 6,910 chemists working in Texas and 870 working in the greater Denton area in 2010. The government projects that the number of chemists in Denton will increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Denton, you can expect to make an average salary of $43,510 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.
Chestnut Ave., Denton, Texas 76203-1277
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