Muskogee, OK has fourteen chemistry schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. John Brown University, the highest ranked school in this group with a chemistry program, has a total student population of 2,073. It is the 231st highest ranked school in the USA and the 2nd highest in the state of Arkansas (#1 is Harding University). To learn more about chemistry programs in Muskogee, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of chemistry professors at John Brown University such as Lee Netherton, Susan Newton, and Robert Sadoski.
Chemistry students from Muskogee schools who go on to become chemists, biochemists, analytical research chemists, chemistry professors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 79,910 people working as chemists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $72,740. Also, Biochemists and biophysicists make on average $88,550 per year and there are about 22,860 of them employed in the US today.
Muskogee lies in Muskogee county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area has 115,250 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.6% unemployment rate, $14.94/hr average worker wage, and a $31,080 average annual salary.
Of the 14 chemistry schools with a 100-mile radius of Muskogee, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Tulsa comes out as the most expensive ($20,686/yr) for chemistry students, with Tulsa Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,722/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Muskogee|
|Siloam Springs||AR||-||1||66.9948||62||55.5 miles|