With an overall population of 22,336 and a student population of 5,886, approximately 5,886 of Plainview students attend one of Plainview's schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Plainview, by student population, is Wayland Baptist University. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Wayland Baptist University with credentials in chemistry.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Plainview in 2010. If you decide to attend a chemistry school in Plainview, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $10,316.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,248 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,939 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Plainview, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 5,410 chemists in Texas. Of these chemists, 90 were working in the greater Plainview area. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to increase by 7% in Plainview. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Plainview, you can expect to make an average salary of $73,190 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chemists in the state.