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Chemistry Schools in Washington DC

There are five Washington DC schools offering chemistry programs. In 2010, 81 students graduated from programs at Washington DC chemistry schools. 53 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 18 of all these students graduated with doctoral degrees.

Overview

On average, 82 students graduate from programs in Washington DC in chemistry per year. Specifically, two students graduated with certificates in chemistry, 53 with a degree at the bachelor's level, eight with a master's level degree, and 18 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Five chemistry schools are in this state. Of these, while one school is public, four schools are private. While public chemistry school tuition is $7,000, private chemistry school tuition varies from $11,226 to $36,697.

Average tuition for programs in chemistry is $22,417. While the lowest tuition in this state, which is $7,000 each year, is at the University of the District of Columbia, the highest tuition for programs in chemistry, which is $36,697 per year, is at American University.

Schools in this state offer certificates, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in chemistry.

Chemistry Program Completions in Washington DC 2006 - 2010

On average, 82 students graduate from programs in Washington DC in chemistry per year. Specifically, two students graduated with certificates in chemistry, 53 with a degree at the bachelor's level, eight with a master's level degree, and 18 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Chemistry Program Completions in Washington DC 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 1
  • Certificate 2009: 1
  • Certificate 2010: 2
  • Bachelor 2006: 49
  • Bachelor 2007: 48
  • Bachelor 2008: 59
  • Bachelor 2009: 63
  • Bachelor 2010: 53
  • Master 2006: 9
  • Master 2007: 15
  • Master 2008: 11
  • Master 2009: 10
  • Master 2010: 8
  • Doctorate 2006: 12
  • Doctorate 2007: 20
  • Doctorate 2008: 13
  • Doctorate 2009: 17
  • Doctorate 2010: 18

Chemistry Program Availability in Washington DC

Schools in this state offer a total of 16 chemistry programs. Of these programs, around 50% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level and the doctoral level.

Chemistry Program Availability in Washington DC

  • Certificate: 1
  • Bachelor: 8
  • Master: 5
  • Doctorate: 2

Chemists — Salary by Percentile

Chemists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 77370
  • 25th Percentile: 95540
  • Median: 110260
  • 75th Percentile: 133260
  • 90th Percentile: 152650

Chemical Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Chemical Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 23520
  • 25th Percentile: 33080
  • Median: 40920
  • 75th Percentile: 50680
  • 90th Percentile: 58990

Chemists — Employment Trend

Chemists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 87190
  • Median Salary 2007: 91510
  • Median Salary 2008: 112150
  • Median Salary 2009: 110260
  • Median Salary 2010: 110260
  • Total Employed 2006: 550
  • Total Employed 2007: 460
  • Total Employed 2008: 310
  • Total Employed 2009: 330
  • Total Employed 2010: 340

Chemical Technicians — Employment Trend

Chemical Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 34130
  • Median Salary 2007: 35905
  • Median Salary 2008: 37945
  • Median Salary 2009: 39610
  • Median Salary 2010: 40920
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 65
  • Total Employed 2008: 65
  • Total Employed 2009: 65
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Washington DC vs National Chemistry Employment

Washington DC vs National Chemistry Employment

  • Employed in Washington DC: 0.286% (400)

Chemistry Schools in Washington DC

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1. Trinity Washington University

125 Michigan Ave NE
Washington, DC 20017-1094
(202) 884-9050

Founded in 1897, Trinity Washington University is a 4-year institution. This school, which is 2.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Washington, DC. Trinity is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Washington DC. It offers subjects including criminal justice and english. Trinity offers students one associates level degree, 34 bachelors level degrees, and 30 masters level degrees. In 2010, 2,305 students pursued degrees from the 53 programs at this small school. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education accredits this school.

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2. Gallaudet University

800 Florida Ave- NE
Washington, DC 20002-3695
(202) 651-5000

Gallaudet University offers one chemistry program and this school, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Washington, DC. It is a 4-year institution. This school is the third largest institution in the state of Washington DC offering chemistry in terms of programs.

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3. American University

4400 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC 20016-8001
(202) 885-1000

American University, which is 4.0 miles from the center of the city, is located in Washington, DC. American offers two chemistry programs. More specifically, it offers one bachelor's level chemistry degree to students and one degree at the master's level in chemistry. This university is one of 6 research universities in Washington DC. It is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Washington DC offering programs in chemistry.

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4. The Catholic University of America

620 Michigan Avenue- NE
Washington, DC 20064
(202) 319-5000

The Catholic University of America offers three chemistry programs. Specifically, students are offered two bachelor's level chemistry degrees by it and one master's level chemistry degree. This university, which is 3.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Washington, DC. It is a 4-year research institution. This university is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Washington DC offering programs in chemistry.

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5. Howard University

2400 Sixth St NW
Washington, DC 20059-0001
(202) 806-6100

Howard University offers two programs in chemistry. Out of those, students are offered one bachelor's level degree in chemistry by it and one degree at the master's level in chemistry. Howard, which is near the center of the city, is in Washington, DC. It is a historically black, 4-year, research institution. In terms of enrollment, this mid-sized university ranks fourth in the state of Washington DC.

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6. The University of the District of Columbia

4200 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20008
(202) 274-5012

The University of the District of Columbia, which is 3.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Washington, DC and it offers one chemistry program. 5,521 students pursue degrees in 102 UDC programs, overall. It is the third oldest institution in the state of Washington DC offering programs in chemistry.