There are 2 chemistry schools in Waco, Texas. With an overall population of 113,726 and a student population of 31,041, approximately 21,430 of Waco students attend one of Waco's schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Waco, by student population, is Texas State Technical College Waco. In 2010, approximately 17 students graduated from the Chemistry program at Texas State Technical College Waco.
In 2010, 32 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Waco. Tuition in 2009 at Waco's chemistry schools was $26,846 per year for instate students and $29,024 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,649 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,728 per year, on average, for room and board at Waco-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,084.
If you plan on staying in Waco after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Waco, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 5,410 chemists in Texas. Of these chemists, 40 were working in the greater Waco area. The government projects that the number of chemists in Waco will 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 Waco is $57,710 per year, which is lower than the average for chemists state-wide.
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