River Falls has a general population of 12,560 and an overall student population of 6,728. Approximately 6,728 of River Falls's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in River Falls, by student population, is University of Wisconsin-River Falls. In 2010, University of Wisconsin-River Falls graduated approximately 6 students with credentials in chemistry.
A total of 6 students graduated with credentials in chemistry from chemistry schools in River Falls in 2010. If you decide to attend one of River Falls's chemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,149 per year in instate tuition and $22,722 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $330 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in River Falls. And if you live on campus at one of the River Falls-based chemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $5,330 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a chemist in River Falls, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 chemists in Wisconsin were working in the greater River Falls area. The government projects that the number of chemists in River Falls will decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in River Falls, you can expect to make an average salary of $69,640 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chemists in the state.