Killeen has a general population of 86,911 and an overall student population of 24,133. Approximately 24,133 of Killeen's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Central Texas College is the largest chemistry school in Killeen, based on student population. In 2010, Central Texas College graduated approximately 5 students from its chemistry program.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Killeen in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $10,489 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Killeen chemistry schools was an average of $13,069 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,575 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,639 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,692.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Killeen, your job prospects are not very good. The number of chemists in Killeen is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.