Midland has a general population of 94,996 and an overall student population of 6,721. Approximately 6,227 of Midland's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Midland, by student population, is Midland College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Chemistry program at Midland College.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Midland. If you decide to attend one of Midland's chemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,125 per year in instate tuition and $12,115 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,059 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Midland. And if you live on campus at one of the Midland-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $3,900 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,225.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Midland, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of chemists in Midland will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.