Eau Claire has a total population of 61,704 and a student population of 17,744. Of these students, 11,216 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Of the 1 chemistry schools in Eau Claire, the largest chemistry school, by student population, is University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. Approximately 20 students graduated in 2010 from University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 30 students graduated with a chemistry degree in Eau Claire. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,419 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Eau Claire chemistry schools was an average of $22,992 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $460 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,630 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Eau Claire after graduating from chemistry school, you should know that job prospects for chemists in Eau Claire, which is the most popular chemistry profession, are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to decrease by 0% in Eau Claire. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.