Whitewater has a total population of 13,437 and a student population of 11,139. Of these students, 11,139 are enrolled in schools that offer chemistry programs.
The largest chemistry school in Whitewater, by student population, is University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Chemistry program at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Whitewater's chemistry schools. If you decide to attend one of Whitewater's chemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,513 per year in instate tuition and $22,086 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $640 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Whitewater. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,028 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 Whitewater, your job prospects are not very good. There were 1,660 chemists working in Wisconsin and 90 working in the greater Whitewater area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of chemists is expected to decrease by 0% in Whitewater. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for chemists.
As a chemist in Whitewater, you can expect to make an average salary of $57,760 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chemists in the state.