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Schools Offering Chemistry Programs in Wisconsin
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University of Wisconsin-Madison, which is located in Madison, is the top-ranked school in Wisconsin that has a chemistry program. It received a ranking of 12th in the country in 2010. 107 students graduated with a degree in chemistry from University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2010. Tuition at University of Wisconsin-Madison was $8,983 per year.
The second-ranked school in Wisconsin that has a chemistry program is Marquette University. Marquette University, which was ranked 25th in the country in 2010, is located in Milwaukee. In 2010, 9 students graduated from Marquette University chemistry program. Tuition at Marquette University was $30,462 per year.
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, which is located in Whitewater, is the third-ranked school in Wisconsin that has a chemistry program. It received a ranking of 35th in the country in 2010. 6 students graduated with degree in chemistry from University of Wisconsin-Whitewater in 2010. Tuition at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater was $6,836 per year.
If you are hoping to attend one of Wisconsin's chemistry schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $17,161 per year, though tuition can range from $36,312 per year to $3,620 per year. In 2010, the chemistry schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Wisconsin were:
- Lawrence University - located in Appleton, students are charged $36,312 per year
- Beloit College - located in Beloit, students are charged $35,038 per year
- Marquette University - located in Milwaukee, students are charged $30,462 per year
The following Wisconsin chemistry schools had the lowest tuition rates:
- Milwaukee Area Technical College - located in Milwaukee, students are charged $3,620 per year
- University of Wisconsin-Parkside - located in Kenosha, students are charged $6,619 per year
- University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh - located in Oshkosh, students are charged $6,680 per year
A chemistry degree from a Wisconsin school... what next?
The highest percentage of chemistry graduates in Wisconsin pursue careers as a chemist. In 2010, there were 1,290 chemists working in Wisconsin. The Wisconsin counties with the largest populations of chemists are:
- Milwaukee County - 460 chemists
- Columbia County - 400 chemists
- Dodge County - 90 chemists
According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of chemists is expected to shrink by 0% by 2018. There are projected to be 1,670 chemists working in the Wisconsin then.
On average, a chemist earns a salary of $59,180 per year in Wisconsin state. In 2010, however, some Wisconsin chemists earned as little as less than $33,280 per year or as much as more than $88,040 per year. A chemist in the following Wisconsin counties makes the highest salaries on average:
- Milwaukee County - $60,460 per year
- Racine County - $59,920 per year
- Dodge County - $59,770 per year
On average, chemists earns the least in the following Wisconsin counties:
- Brown County - $51,170 per year
- Columbia County - $55,650 per year
- Dodge County - $59,770 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin
- Bachelor's Degree in Chemistry in Wisconsin
- Master's Degree in Chemistry in Wisconsin
- Doctoral Degree in Chemistry in Wisconsin
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|6,195 miles from location||University of Wisconsin-Madison||Madison||WI||87.6846||43%||41,654|
|6,118 miles from location||University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee||Milwaukee||WI||30.4844||42%||30,418|
|6,120 miles from location||Milwaukee Area Technical College||Milwaukee||WI||21.9287||79%||20,215|
|6,153 miles from location||University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh||Oshkosh||WI||30.0689||43%||13,192|
|6,120 miles from location||Marquette University||Milwaukee||WI||75.2997||17%||11,689|
|6,299 miles from location||University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire||Eau Claire||WI||34.9991||40%||11,216|
|6,161 miles from location||University of Wisconsin-Whitewater||Whitewater||WI||65.2906||43%||11,139|
|6,286 miles from location||University of Wisconsin-La Crosse||La Crosse||WI||35.6184||39%||10,009|
|6,203 miles from location||University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point||Stevens Point||WI||32.8408||41%||9,209|
|6,250 miles from location||University of Wisconsin-Platteville||Platteville||WI||31.0842||51%||7,803|
|6,354 miles from location||University of Wisconsin-River Falls||River Falls||WI||30.5647||51%||6,728|
|6,123 miles from location||University of Wisconsin-Green Bay||Green Bay||WI||28.6455||39%||6,638|
|6,119 miles from location||Cardinal Stritch University||Milwaukee||WI||25.9018||41%||6,276|
|6,115 miles from location||University of Wisconsin-Parkside||Kenosha||WI||20.6899||50%||5,303|
|6,124 miles from location||Lakeland College||Plymouth||WI||54.9304||25%||3,932|
|6,135 miles from location||Carroll University||Waukesha||WI||31.224||42%||3,403|
|6,287 miles from location||Viterbo University||La Crosse||WI||24.5254||33%||3,282|
|6,114 miles from location||Carthage College||Kenosha||WI||26.4568||15%||3,121|
|6,146 miles from location||Marian University||Fond Du Lac||WI||22.4746||38%||2,841|
|0 miles from location||Alverno College||Milwaukee||WI||22.69||53%||2,815|
|6,324 miles from location||University of Wisconsin-Superior||Superior||WI||24.5193||42%||2,794|
|6,196 miles from location||Edgewood College||Madison||WI||25.7999||33%||2,549|
|6,129 miles from location||Saint Norbert College||De Pere||WI||31.6348||32%||2,175|
|6,126 miles from location||Mount Mary College||Milwaukee||WI||22.2151||40%||1,925|
|6,147 miles from location||Lawrence University||Appleton||WI||32.9221||20%||1,483|
|6,175 miles from location||Beloit College||Beloit||WI||34.4484||23%||1,407|
|6,167 miles from location||Ripon College||Ripon||WI||32.385||29%||1,064|
|6,125 miles from location||Wisconsin Lutheran College||Milwaukee||WI||29.3357||40%||776|
|6,266 miles from location||Northland College||Ashland||WI||26.9705||30%||612|
Curious what studying Chemistry gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Wisconsin
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Chemical Technicians +||1,100||$42,050||-16.0%|
|Chemical Plant and System Operators +||700||$50,230||75.0%|
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