Biochemistry in Arizona

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Schools Offering Biochemistry Programs in Arizona


Each year, approximately 0.1% of Arizona graduates receive degrees in biochemistry. Thus, Arizona's 3 biochemistry schools put out approximately 197 biochemists each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Arizona with a biochemistry program is Northern Arizona University, which is located in Flagstaff. In 2010, it was ranked 33rd nationwide. no students graduated with a degree in biochemistry from Northern Arizona University in 2010. Students at Northern Arizona University paid $7,672 per year in tuition fees.

Arizona State University, which was ranked 57th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Arizona that has a biochemistry program. It is located in Tempe. In 2010, 144 students graduated from Arizona State University biochemistry program. The tuition rate at Arizona State University was $8,132 per year.

The third-ranked school in Arizona with a biochemistry program is University of Arizona, which is located in Tucson. In 2010, it was ranked 60th nationwide. In 2010, 53 students graduated from University of Arizona biochemistry program. University of Arizona charged in-state students $8,237 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Arizona's biochemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $8,014 per year, though tuition can range from $8,237 per year to $7,672 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Arizona biochemistry schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. University of Arizona - located in Tucson, students are charged $8,237 per year
  2. Arizona State University - located in Tempe, students are charged $8,132 per year
  3. Northern Arizona University - located in Flagstaff, students are charged $7,672 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Arizona biochemistry schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Northern Arizona University - located in Flagstaff, students are charged $7,672 per year
  2. Arizona State University - located in Tempe, students are charged $8,132 per year
  3. University of Arizona - located in Tucson, students are charged $8,237 per year

A biochemistry degree from an Arizona school... what next?

Most people who graduate from biochemistry school in Arizona go on to work as a biochemist. In 2010, there were 120 biochemists working in Arizona. In Arizona, the largest numbers of biochemists work in the following counties:

  1. Maricopa County - 80 biochemists

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 100 biochemists will be working in Arizona state. This would require the number of biochemists to grow by 27%.

Salary

A biochemist in Arizona makes an average of $62,870 per year. In 2010, however, some Arizona biochemists earned as little as less than $29,250 per year or as much as more than $100,220 per year. A biochemist in the following Arizona counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Maricopa County - $59,520 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in biochemistry in Arizona and to compare salaries with various related fields such as biology or chemistry, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Biochemistry in Arizona
  • Master's Degree in Biochemistry in Arizona
  • Doctoral Degree in Biochemistry in Arizona

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,481 miles from location Arizona State University Tempe AZ 43.2134 40% 68,064
7,443 miles from location University of Arizona Tucson AZ 39.7951 36% 38,767
7,439 miles from location Northern Arizona University Flagstaff AZ 67.3157 19% 23,597
 

Curious what studying Biochemistry gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Arizona

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Engineers, All Other + 1,850 $86,270 -27.7%
2
Biological Technicians + 770 $36,350 156.7%
3
Biochemists and Biophysicists + 120 $62,870
 

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