With an overall population of 29,914 and a student population of 12,845, approximately 12,845 of Nacogdoches students attend one of Nacogdoches's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Nacogdoches's largest chemistry school is Stephen F Austin State University. In 2010, approximately 2 students graduated from the Chemistry program at Stephen F Austin State University.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Nacogdoches in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,565 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Nacogdoches chemistry schools was an average of $27,875 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,072 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,377 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Nacogdoches, your job prospects are not very good. There were 6,910 chemists working in Texas and 50 working in the greater Nacogdoches area in 2010. The government projects that the number of chemists in Nacogdoches will increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Nacogdoches, you can expect to make an average salary of $32,250 per year. This is lower than the average salary for chemists in the state.