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Chemistry Schools in San Mateo, California

There are 21 schools located around San Mateo, CA offering chemistry programs. In 2010, 463 students graduated from programs at San Mateo chemistry schools. 238 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 136 of all these students graduated with doctoral degrees.

Overview

479 students graduate from chemistry programs in this city, on average, per year. This accounts for around 24% of chemistry students who schools in the state of California graduate. More specifically, three students graduated with certificates in chemistry, 44 with a degree at the associate's level, 238 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 42 with a degree at the master's level, and 136 with a degree at the doctorate level.

21 chemistry schools are located in San Mateo. And out of these, while five schools are private, 16 schools are public. While tuition at a private chemistry school varies from $35,430 to $40,172, public chemistry school tuition varies from $5,014 to $11,505.

Average tuition for chemistry programs is $21,988. While the lowest tuition in San Mateo, which is $5,014 each year, is at California State University-East Bay, the highest tuition for chemistry programs, which is $40,172 every year, is at Stanford University.

Schools in San Mateo offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in chemistry.

Chemistry Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in San Mateo, California

479 students graduate from chemistry programs in this city, on average, per year. This accounts for around 24% of chemistry students who schools in the state of California graduate. More specifically, three students graduated with certificates in chemistry, 44 with a degree at the associate's level, 238 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 42 with a degree at the master's level, and 136 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Chemistry Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in San Mateo, California

  • Certificate 2006: 156
  • Certificate 2007: 9
  • Certificate 2008: 42
  • Certificate 2009: 8
  • Certificate 2010: 3
  • Associate 2006: 33
  • Associate 2007: 31
  • Associate 2008: 37
  • Associate 2009: 45
  • Associate 2010: 44
  • Bachelor 2006: 209
  • Bachelor 2007: 263
  • Bachelor 2008: 263
  • Bachelor 2009: 285
  • Bachelor 2010: 238
  • Master 2006: 37
  • Master 2007: 63
  • Master 2008: 43
  • Master 2009: 56
  • Master 2010: 42
  • Doctorate 2006: 111
  • Doctorate 2007: 120
  • Doctorate 2008: 111
  • Doctorate 2009: 105
  • Doctorate 2010: 136

Chemistry Program Availability in San Mateo, California

Schools in San Mateo offer a total of 41 programs in chemistry. Of these programs, approximately 26.8% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Chemistry Program Availability in San Mateo, California

  • Certificate: 9
  • Associate: 11
  • Bachelor: 11
  • Master: 7
  • Doctorate: 3

Chemists — Salary by Percentile

Chemists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 60460
  • 25th Percentile: 73140
  • Median: 94800
  • 75th Percentile: 120230
  • 90th Percentile: 144300

Chemical Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Chemical Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29420
  • 25th Percentile: 39160
  • Median: 47000
  • 75th Percentile: 65180
  • 90th Percentile: 84590

Chemists — Employment Trend

Chemists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 71600
  • Median Salary 2007: 77100
  • Median Salary 2008: 86310
  • Median Salary 2009: 87270
  • Median Salary 2010: 94800
  • Total Employed 2006: 850
  • Total Employed 2007: 1060
  • Total Employed 2008: 1060
  • Total Employed 2009: 1100
  • Total Employed 2010: 1250

Chemical Technicians — Employment Trend

Chemical Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 46780
  • Median Salary 2007: 54160
  • Median Salary 2008: 55440
  • Median Salary 2009: 55270
  • Median Salary 2010: 47000
  • Total Employed 2006: 190
  • Total Employed 2007: 530
  • Total Employed 2008: 560
  • Total Employed 2009: 650
  • Total Employed 2010: 260

San Mateo vs California Chemistry Employment

San Mateo vs California Chemistry Employment

  • Employed in San Mateo: 8.580% (1510)

Chemistry Schools in San Mateo, California

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1. The College of San Mateo

1700 W Hillsdale Blvd
San Mateo, CA 94402-3784
(650) 574-6161

The College of San Mateo, which is just 16.9 miles from Alameda, is located just a short commute away from within San Mateo. It offers two programs in chemistry. Of those, it offers one certificate in chemistry to students and one degree at the associate's level in chemistry. 10,288 students pursue degrees in 134 programs at this college, overall.