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Chemistry Schools in Louisiana

There are 18 schools in the state of Louisiana offering chemistry programs. 211 students graduated from programs at Louisiana chemistry schools in 2010. 150 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 32 of all these students graduated with doctoral degrees.

Overview

221 students graduate from programs in this state in chemistry, on average, each year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from chemistry programs. More specifically, one student graduated with a chemistry degree at the associate's level, 150 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 28 with a degree at the master's level, and 32 with a degree at the doctorate level.

18 chemistry schools are in Louisiana. And out of these, while 13 schools are public, five schools are private. Private chemistry school tuition varies from $13,030 to $41,884, while public chemistry school tuition varies from $3,360 to $5,764.

Average tuition for chemistry programs is $10,612. While the highest tuition for chemistry programs, which is $41,884 every year, is at the Tulane University of Louisiana, the lowest tuition in this state, which is $3,360 each year, is at Southern University at New Orleans.

Louisiana schools offer associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for chemistry students.

Chemistry Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

221 students graduate from programs in this state in chemistry, on average, each year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from chemistry programs. More specifically, one student graduated with a chemistry degree at the associate's level, 150 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 28 with a degree at the master's level, and 32 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Chemistry Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

  • Associate 2006: 0
  • Associate 2007: 3
  • Associate 2008: 0
  • Associate 2009: 6
  • Associate 2010: 1
  • Bachelor 2006: 176
  • Bachelor 2007: 172
  • Bachelor 2008: 175
  • Bachelor 2009: 167
  • Bachelor 2010: 150
  • Master 2006: 20
  • Master 2007: 22
  • Master 2008: 21
  • Master 2009: 17
  • Master 2010: 28
  • Doctorate 2006: 26
  • Doctorate 2007: 34
  • Doctorate 2008: 35
  • Doctorate 2009: 34
  • Doctorate 2010: 32

Chemistry Program Availability in Louisiana

Louisiana schools offer a total of 27 programs in chemistry. Of these programs, close to 66% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Chemistry Program Availability in Louisiana

  • Associate: 1
  • Bachelor: 18
  • Master: 4
  • Doctorate: 4

Chemists — Salary by Percentile

Chemists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38340
  • 25th Percentile: 52580
  • Median: 73050
  • 75th Percentile: 97120
  • 90th Percentile: 116670

Chemical Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Chemical Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28570
  • 25th Percentile: 35990
  • Median: 49500
  • 75th Percentile: 63290
  • 90th Percentile: 72760

Chemists — Employment Trend

Chemists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63540
  • Median Salary 2007: 63750
  • Median Salary 2008: 66910
  • Median Salary 2009: 66410
  • Median Salary 2010: 73050
  • Total Employed 2006: 890
  • Total Employed 2007: 1050
  • Total Employed 2008: 1220
  • Total Employed 2009: 1060
  • Total Employed 2010: 950

Chemical Technicians — Employment Trend

Chemical Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 47810
  • Median Salary 2007: 50690
  • Median Salary 2008: 53740
  • Median Salary 2009: 52230
  • Median Salary 2010: 49500
  • Total Employed 2006: 1880
  • Total Employed 2007: 1910
  • Total Employed 2008: 2080
  • Total Employed 2009: 1700
  • Total Employed 2010: 1400

Louisiana vs National Chemistry Employment

Louisiana vs National Chemistry Employment

  • Employed in Louisiana: 1.683% (2350)

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1. Southern University at New Orleans

6400 Press Drive
New Orleans, LA 70126
(504) 286-5000

Southern University at New Orleans is 5.2 miles from the center of the city and this school offers one chemistry program. It is a historically black, public, 4-year institution.

2. The University of Louisiana - Monroe

700 University Avenue
Monroe, LA 71209-0000
(318) 342-1000

The University of Louisiana-Monroe is near the center of the city and ULM offers one program in chemistry. It is a public 4-year institution. This medium-sized school ranks ninth in terms of enrollment in the state of Louisiana.

3. The University of New Orleans

2000 Lakeshore Drive
New Orleans, LA 70148
(504) 280-6000

The University of New Orleans is 5.6 miles from the heart of downtown. This university offers three chemistry programs. Specifically, this university offers one bachelor's level chemistry degree to students, one master's level chemistry degree, and one doctorate level degree in chemistry. UNO is one of 6 research universities in Louisiana. In terms of programs, UNO is the third biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering chemistry.

4. Grambling State University

403 Main Street
Grambling, LA 71245
(318) 247-3811

Grambling State University offers one chemistry program. GSU is a historically black, public, 4-year institution. GSU is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering programs in chemistry.

5. Southern University at Shreveport

3050 Martin Luther King Dr
Shreveport, LA 71107
(318) 670-6000

Southern University at Shreveport offers one chemistry program and this school is located in Shreveport, Louisiana, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This school is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana. This school ranks first in terms of enrollment in the state of Louisiana.

6. Dillard University

2601 Gentilly Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70122
(504) 816-4640

Dillard University, which is 2.9 miles from the center of the city, is in New Orleans, LA and this school offers one program in chemistry. Dillard is one of 5 liberal arts colleges in Louisiana.

7. The Xavier University of Louisiana

One Drexel Drive
New Orleans, LA 70125-1098
(504) 486-7411

The Xavier University of Louisiana, which is 2.5 miles from the center of the city, is located in New Orleans, LA. It offers two programs in chemistry. Students are offered two bachelor's level chemistry degrees by this school. This liberal arts college is a historically black 4-year institution.

8. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

Louisiana State University and Agricultural &
Baton Rouge, LA 70803-2750
(225) 578-3202

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College Offers three programs in chemistry. Out of those, this university offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in chemistry, one master's level degree in chemistry, and one doctorate level chemistry degree. LSU, which is near the center of the city, is in Baton Rouge, LA. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. It is the largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering chemistry.

9. Louisiana Tech University

305 Wisteria
Ruston, LA 71272
(318) 257-2000

Louisiana Tech University offers one program in chemistry and Tech is in Ruston, LA. This university is one of 6 research universities in Louisiana. LA Tech is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering chemistry in terms of programs.

10. Northwestern State University of Louisiana

College Ave
Natchitoches, LA 71497-0002
(318) 357-6011

Northwestern State University of Louisiana offers one chemistry program and NSU is in Natchitoches, LA. 9,244 students pursue degrees in 74 NSU programs, overall. In terms of enrollment, this school ranks seventh in the state of Louisiana.

11. The University of Louisiana - Lafayette

104 University Circle
Lafayette, LA 70503
(377) 482-1000

The University of Louisiana-Lafayette is near the center of the city and it offers one chemistry program. Overall, 16,763 students pursue degrees in 117 programs at this large university.

12. Southern University and A & M College

Southern Branch Post Office
Baton Rouge, LA 70813
(225) 771-4500

Southern University and A & M College, which is near the center of the city, is located in Baton Rouge, LA. It offers three programs in chemistry. Of those, students are offered one bachelor's level chemistry degree by it, one master's level degree in chemistry, and one doctorate level chemistry degree. SU is a historically black, public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of programs, it is the second biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering chemistry.

13. Louisiana College

1140 College Dr
Pineville, LA 71359
(318) 487-7011

Louisiana College offers one program in chemistry and this school is in the suburbs of Pineville, Louisiana. It is one of 5 liberal arts colleges in Louisiana. It is the tenth oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering chemistry programs.

14. The Centenary College of Louisiana

2911 Centenary Boulevard
Shreveport, LA 71134-1188
(318) 869-5011

Founded in 1825, the Centenary College of Louisiana is a 4-year institution. Centenary, which is 3.0 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Shreveport, LA. It is the oldest institution in the state of Louisiana. It offers 40 degrees at the bachelors level and three masters level degrees to students. 904 students pursued degrees from the 41 programs at this liberal arts college in 2010. It offers subjects including psychology and accounting. This liberal arts college is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. It is one of 5 liberal arts colleges in Louisiana.

15. Loyola University - New Orleans

6363 Saint Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70118-6143
(504) 865-2011

Loyola University-New Orleans is 3.2 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one program in chemistry. In terms of programs, this school is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering chemistry.

16. McNeese State University

4205 Ryan St
Lake Charles, LA 70605
(337) 475-5000

McNeese State University offers two programs in chemistry. Of those, students are offered one chemistry degree at the bachelor's level by it and one degree at the master's level in chemistry. This school, which is near the center of the city, is in Lake Charles, LA. This school is a public 4-year institution. It is the second largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering chemistry in terms of programs.

17. Nicholls State University

University Station La Hwy 1
Thibodaux, LA 70310
(877) 642-4655

Nicholls State University, which is near the center of the city, is in Thibodaux, LA and this school offers one chemistry program. This school is a public 4-year institution.

18. Louisiana State University - Shreveport

One University Place
Shreveport, LA 71115-2399
(318) 797-5000

Louisiana State University-Shreveport is a public 4-year institution, founded in 1967. LSU Shreveport, which is near Shreveport, is located in a rural area. This school offers subjects such as management and psychology. Students are offered one certificate, 37 degrees at the bachelors level, and 12 masters level degrees by it. In 2010, 4,498 students sought degrees from the 48 programs at this school. LSUS is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. It is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana.

19. Southeastern Louisiana University

548 Western Ave.
Hammond, LA 70402
(985) 549-2000

Southeastern Louisiana University is located in town of Hammond, Louisiana and it offers one program in chemistry. This school is a public 4-year institution.

20. The Tulane University of Louisiana

6823 Saint Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70118-5698
(504) 865-5000

The Tulane University of Louisiana, which is 3.3 miles from the center of the city, is located in New Orleans, LA. It offers two programs in chemistry. More specifically, this medium-sized university offers one bachelor's level chemistry degree to students and one doctorate level chemistry degree. TU is one of 4 institutions with a medical school in Louisiana. TU is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering chemistry.