If you are interested in pursuing chemistry, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 chemistry schools in Tyler, Texas. Tyler has a general population of 83,650 and an overall student population of 18,298. Approximately 17,246 of Tyler's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Tyler, by student population, is The University of Texas at Tyler. In 2010, The University of Texas at Tyler graduated approximately 11 students with credentials in chemistry.
A reported 11 students graduated with credentials in chemistry in Tyler in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,705 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Tyler chemistry schools was an average of $17,377 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,033 for chemistry related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Tyler-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $5,745 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,362.
After graduating with your credentials in chemistry, if you decide to work as a chemist in Tyler, your job prospects are not very good. Tyler's chemist workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.