Waukesha has a general population of 64,825 and an overall student population of 3,403. Approximately 3,403 of Waukesha's students are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
Waukesha's largest chemistry school is Carroll University. In 2010, Carroll University graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Waukesha's chemistry schools. In 2009 tuition at chemistry schools in Waukesha was $22,937 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,120 for chemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,643 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $27,190.
If you decide to work as a chemist in Waukesha, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,660 chemists in Wisconsin. Of these chemists, 460 were working in the greater Waukesha area. The government projects that the number of chemists in Waukesha will decrease by 0% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a chemist in Waukesha is $57,270 per year, which is higher than the average for chemists state-wide.