Weatherford, OK has one chemistry school within its city limits. Southwestern Oklahoma State University has a total student population of 5,010. It is the 3082nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 71st highest in the state of Oklahoma (#1 is Oklahoma City University). To learn more about chemistry programs in Weatherford, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of chemistry professors at Southwestern Oklahoma State University such as Kyle Ashby, Brian Cambell, Brian Campbell, David Esjornson, Sylvia Esjornson, and Tim Hubin.
Chemistry students from Weatherford 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.
Weatherford lies in Custer county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area has 65,450 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.9% unemployment rate, $15.76/hr average worker wage, and a $32,770 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Southwestern Oklahoma State University ends up costing a student $8,228/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Weatherford|
|El Reno||OK||-||2||15.8225||75||42.4 miles|
|Oklahoma City||OK||564,147||19||18.6276||473||67.6 miles|
|Midwest City||OK||57,117||2||17.3383||110||75.5 miles|