With an overall population of 104,197 and a student population of 6,575, approximately 6,341 of Wichita Falls students attend one of Wichita Falls's schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Wichita Falls, by student population, is Midwestern State University. In 2010, Midwestern State University graduated approximately 4 students from its chemistry program.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in Wichita Falls in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Wichita Falls's chemistry schools was $14,202 per year for instate students and $14,922 per year for out of state students.
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 Wichita Falls. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,426 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 Wichita Falls, your job prospects are not very good. The government projects that the number of chemists in Wichita Falls will increase by 7% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.