With an overall population of 18,708 and a student population of 4,079, approximately 4,079 of Rock Springs students attend one of Rock Springs's schools that offer chemistry programs.
Western Wyoming Community College is the largest chemistry school in Rock Springs, based on student population. In 2010, Western Wyoming Community College graduated approximately 1 students with credentials in chemistry.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a chemistry degree from one of Rock Springs's chemistry schools. Tuition in 2009 at Rock Springs's chemistry schools was $7,852 per year for instate students and $11,116 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a chemistry program in Rock Springs. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,023 per year, on average, for room and board at Rock Springs-based chemistry schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $4,794.
As a chemist in Rock Springs, you can expect to make an average salary of $49,120 per year. This is higher than the average salary for chemists in the state.