Vermont contains six schools that offer chemistry programs. Middlebury College, the highest-ranking chemistry school in VT, has a total student population of 2,482 and is the 42nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 chemistry schools in Vermont, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Michaels College comes out as the most expensive ($29,203/yr), with University of Vermont as the lowest recorded at only $13,052/yr.
Chemistry students from Vermont 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.
Also, within the chemistry schools in Vermont, the average student population is 1,663 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 10 to 1. Aside from chemistry, there are 923 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,687 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $9,245, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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