There are schools offering chemistry courses in Florida!
Schools Offering Chemistry Programs in Florida
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The top-ranked school in Florida with a chemistry program is University of Miami, which is located in Miami. In 2010, it was ranked 20th nationwide. 27 students graduated with a degree in chemistry from University of Miami in 2010. The tuition rate at University of Miami was $37,836 per year.
University of Central Florida, which is located in Orlando, is the second-ranked school in Florida that has a chemistry program. It received a ranking of 20th in the country in 2010. 18 students graduated with degree in chemistry from University of Central Florida in 2010. Tuition at University of Central Florida was $5,021 per year.
The third-ranked school in Florida with a chemistry program is University of South Florida-Main Campus, which is located in Tampa. In 2010, it was ranked 28th nationwide. 63 students graduated with degree in chemistry from University of South Florida-Main Campus in 2010. Tuition at University of South Florida-Main Campus was $5,198 per year.
If you choose to attend a Florida chemistry school, average tuition will be $16,103 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,256 per year to $37,836 per year. In 2010, the chemistry schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Florida were:
- University of Miami - located in Miami, students are charged $37,836 per year
- Rollins College - located in Winter Park, students are charged $37,640 per year
- Stetson University - located in De Land, students are charged $33,424 per year
The chemistry schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Florida were:
- Brevard Community College - located in Cocoa, students are charged $2,256 per year
- Saint Johns River State College - located in Palatka, students are charged $2,434 per year
- Florida Atlantic University - located in Boca Raton, students are charged $3,835 per year
A chemistry degree from a Florida school... what next?
Most people who graduate from chemistry school in Florida go on to work as a chemist. If you decide to work as a chemist in Florida, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 2,110 Florida chemists as of 2010. In Florida, the largest numbers of chemists work in the following counties:
- Hernando County - 400 chemists
- Miami-Dade County - 310 chemists
- Lake County - 230 chemists
The government projects that by 2018, the number of chemists in the state of Florida will grow to 2,230. This would require a 3% growth in the profession.
On average, chemists earn $62,370 per year. In 2010, however, some Florida chemists earned as little as less than $28,200 per year or as much as more than $117,640 per year. The following counties in Florida have the highest average salaries for chemists:
- Brevard County - $80,840 per year
- Escambia County - $72,450 per year
- Miami-Dade County - $70,350 per year
The following counties in Florida have the lowest average salaries for chemists:
- Gadsden County - $46,640 per year
- Alachua County - $52,790 per year
- Broward County - $56,060 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional Florida statistics regarding a career in chemistry. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as physics or chemistry.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Chemistry in Florida
- Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry in Florida
- Master's Degree in Chemistry in Florida
- Doctoral Degree in Chemistry in Florida
- Certificate in Chemistry in Florida
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|5,691 miles from location||University of Central Florida||Orlando||FL||79.9378||42%||53,401|
|5,765 miles from location||University of Florida||Gainesville||FL||51.5494||57%||50,691|
|5,762 miles from location||University of South Florida-Main Campus||Tampa||FL||72.4067||33%||40,022|
|5,885 miles from location||Florida State University||Tallahassee||FL||44.3212||42%||39,785|
|5,626 miles from location||Florida International University||Miami||FL||68.8147||46%||39,610|
|5,612 miles from location||Florida Atlantic University||Boca Raton||FL||62.724||39%||27,637|
|5,663 miles from location||Brevard Community College||Cocoa||FL||23.0121||n/a||17,853|
|5,716 miles from location||University of North Florida||Jacksonville||FL||64.438||34%||16,477|
|5,619 miles from location||University of Miami||Miami||FL||80.2467||21%||15,629|
|5,884 miles from location||Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University||Tallahassee||FL||28.1175||53%||12,274|
|6,059 miles from location||The University of West Florida||Pensacola||FL||28.0496||38%||11,143|
|5,716 miles from location||Florida Gulf Coast University||Fort Myers||FL||59.7095||37%||11,092|
|5,615 miles from location||Barry University||Miami||FL||20.8596||24%||8,846|
|5,653 miles from location||Florida Institute of Technology||Melbourne||FL||26.7586||22%||8,227|
|5,765 miles from location||The University of Tampa||Tampa||FL||60.8242||23%||6,291|
|5,725 miles from location||Saint Johns River State College||Palatka||FL||17.0215||n/a||5,826|
|5,699 miles from location||Stetson University||De Land||FL||29.1467||20%||3,790|
|5,684 miles from location||Bethune-Cookman University||Daytona Beach||FL||47.2707||29%||3,614|
|5,724 miles from location||Jacksonville University||Jacksonville||FL||21.703||18%||3,554|
|5,700 miles from location||Rollins College||Winter Park||FL||67.1097||25%||3,294|
|5,611 miles from location||Palm Beach Atlantic University-West Palm Beach||West Palm Beach||FL||59.622||44%||3,260|
|5,777 miles from location||Eckerd College||Saint Petersburg||FL||64.8582||22%||2,520|
|5,619 miles from location||Saint Thomas University||Opa Locka||FL||48.5748||36%||2,476|
|5,733 miles from location||Florida Southern College||Lakeland||FL||59.8689||33%||2,426|
|5,620 miles from location||Florida Memorial University||Opa Locka||FL||20.5697||25%||1,923|
Curious what studying Chemistry gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Florida
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Chemical Technicians +||2,250||$38,650||46.1%|
|Chemical Plant and System Operators +||700||$44,180||-45.7%|
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