Snyder has a total population of 10,783 and a student population of 2,473. Of these students, 2,473 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Western Texas College is the largest chemistry school in Snyder, based on student population. In 2010, Western Texas College graduated approximately 0 students from its chemistry program.
If you decide to attend one of Snyder's chemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,092 per year in instate tuition and $11,692 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Snyder. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,900 per year, on average, for room and board at Snyder-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $4,642.
Many chemistry graduates choose to work as chemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Snyder, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 97 chemists in Texas were working in the greater Snyder area. The number of chemists in Snyder is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Snyder is $73,190 per year, which is higher than the average for chemists state-wide.