With an overall population of 5,003 and a student population of 809, approximately 809 of Keene students attend one of Keene's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Southwestern Adventist University is the largest chemistry school in Keene, based on student population. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Southwestern Adventist University with credentials in chemistry.
In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Keene was $16,216 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,008 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Keene. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,148 per year, on average, for room and board at Keene-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $19,576.
If you plan on staying in Keene after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Keene, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 6,910 chemists in Texas. Of these chemists, 410 were working in the greater Keene area. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to increase by 3% in Keene. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Keene, you can expect to make an average salary of $39,810 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.