Chemistry in Minnesota

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Schools Offering Chemistry Programs in Minnesota


Approximately 0.3% of graduates in of Minnesota receive chemistry degrees every year. Thus, Minnesota's 29 chemistry schools put out approximately 469 chemists each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Minnesota that has a chemistry program is University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, which was ranked 14th in the country in 2010, is located in Minneapolis. In 2010, 171 students graduated from University of Minnesota-Twin Cities' chemistry program. Students at University of Minnesota-Twin Cities paid $12,288 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in Minnesota that has a chemistry program is Carleton College. Carleton College, which was ranked 17th in the country in 2010, is located in Northfield. In 2010, 29 students graduated from Carleton College chemistry program. Students at Carleton College paid $41,304 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in Minnesota that has a chemistry program is Macalester College. Macalester College, which was ranked 21st in the country in 2010, is located in Saint Paul. In 2010, 17 students graduated from Macalester College chemistry program. Tuition at Macalester College was $40,046 per year.

Cost

Chemistry schools in Minnesota, charge students an average tuition of $20,431 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $41,304 per year, or as little as $4,719 per year. The Minnesota chemistry schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Carleton College - located in Northfield, students are charged $41,304 per year
  2. Macalester College - located in Saint Paul, students are charged $40,046 per year
  3. St. Olaf College - located in Northfield, students are charged $36,800 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Minnesota chemistry schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Saint Paul College - A Community and Technical College - located in Saint Paul, students are charged $4,719 per year
  2. North Hennepin Community College - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $4,964 per year
  3. Minneapolis Community and Technical College - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $4,974 per year

A chemistry degree from a Minnesota school... what next?

The highest percentage of chemistry graduates in Minnesota pursue careers as a chemist. In 2010, there were 1,430 chemists working in Minnesota. The largest populations of Minnesota chemists are working in the following counties:

  1. Anoka County - 1,260 chemists
  2. Carlton County - 80 chemists
  3. Brown County - 30 chemists

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of chemists in Minnesota will grow by 1%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 1,720 chemists working in Minnesota.

Salary

A chemist in Minnesota makes an average of $71,840 per year. However, Minnesota chemists earned anywhere in the range from as less than $40,290 per year to more than $121,420 per year in 2010. On average a chemist earns the most in the following Minnesota counties:

  1. Carlton County - $84,540 per year
  2. Anoka County - $71,750 per year
  3. Brown County - $62,270 per year

A chemist in the following counties in Minnesota make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Brown County - $62,270 per year
  2. Anoka County - $71,750 per year
  3. Carlton County - $84,540 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Minnesota statistics regarding a career in chemistry and to compare salaries with a variety of 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 Minnesota
  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry in Minnesota
  • Master's Degree in Chemistry in Minnesota
  • Doctoral Degree in Chemistry in Minnesota
  • Certificate in Chemistry in Minnesota

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,383 miles from location University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis MN 86.0842 32% 51,659
6,426 miles from location Saint Cloud State University Saint Cloud MN 31.3343 45% 18,123
6,423 miles from location Minnesota State University-Mankato Mankato MN 31.8355 42% 14,955
6,323 miles from location University of Minnesota-Duluth Duluth MN 64.3966 37% 11,664
6,381 miles from location University of St Thomas Saint Paul MN 34.5939 31% 10,851
6,386 miles from location Minneapolis Community and Technical College Minneapolis MN 9.36602 n/a 10,618
6,306 miles from location Winona State University Winona MN 29.6569 39% 8,657
6,544 miles from location Minnesota State University-Moorhead Moorhead MN 24.7584 47% 7,510
6,390 miles from location North Hennepin Community College Minneapolis MN 10.6466 n/a 7,444
6,509 miles from location Southwest Minnesota State University Marshall MN 22.5505 35% 6,740
6,377 miles from location Saint Paul College - A Community and Technical College Saint Paul MN 13.6942 n/a 6,010
6,309 miles from location Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Winona MN 27.8242 32% 5,565
6,381 miles from location St. Catherine University Saint Paul MN 28.6143 29% 5,277
6,453 miles from location Bemidji State University Bemidji MN 25.5837 46% 5,175
6,380 miles from location Hamline University Saint Paul MN 64.7288 24% 5,166
6,379 miles from location Bethel University Saint Paul MN 34.0074 45% 4,361
6,472 miles from location Ridgewater College Willmar MN 19.0395 n/a 4,318
6,383 miles from location Augsburg College Minneapolis MN 62.9719 38% 4,010
6,324 miles from location The College of Saint Scholastica Duluth MN 67.6951 34% 3,746
6,382 miles from location St. Olaf College Northfield MN 37.979 35% 3,099
6,379 miles from location Concordia University-Saint Paul Saint Paul MN 57.5595 30% 2,816
6,545 miles from location Concordia College at Moorhead Moorhead MN 31.2569 32% 2,811
6,421 miles from location Gustavus Adolphus College Saint Peter MN 36.7798 29% 2,536
6,434 miles from location College of Saint Benedict Saint Joseph MN 72.5322 40% 2,105
6,436 miles from location Saint Johns University Collegeville MN 71.6375 41% 2,021
6,381 miles from location Carleton College Northfield MN 83.3944 36% 2,009
6,380 miles from location Macalester College Saint Paul MN 78.5944 27% 1,996
6,511 miles from location University of Minnesota-Morris Morris MN 67.8148 38% 1,705
6,423 miles from location Bethany Lutheran College Mankato MN 25.229 46% 646
 

Curious what studying Chemistry gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Chemists + 1,430 $71,840 0.7%
2
Chemical Technicians + 460 $41,770 -41.0%
3
Chemical Plant and System Operators + 90 $39,710 -60.9%
 

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