Hillsboro has a total population of 8,232 and a student population of 4,294. Of these students, 4,294 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Hill College is the largest chemistry school in Hillsboro, based on student population. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Hill College with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Hillsboro. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,605 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Hillsboro chemistry schools was an average of $12,005 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,300 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,150 per year, on average, for room and board at Hillsboro-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,588.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Hillsboro, your job prospects are not very good. Hillsboro's chemist workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.