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Chemistry Schools in Arizona

229 students earned Chemistry degrees in Arizona in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Chemistry is the 116th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Chemistry Majors in Arizona

Chemistry majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 182
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 32
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 32
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 32
Master’s Degree 13
Associate’s Degree 2

Gender Distribution

In Arizona, a chemistry major is more popular with women than with men.

Chemistry Majors in AZ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of chemistry majors in Arizona is as follows:

  • Asian: 4.4%
  • Black or African American: 0.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 18.8%
  • White: 56.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 13.5%
  • Other Races: 6.1%
Chemistry Majors in AZ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Chemistry Grads in Arizona

In this state, there are 21,410 people employed in jobs related to a chemistry degree, compared to 1,333,980 nationwide.

Chemistry Jobs Nationwide vs. AZ

Wages for Chemistry Jobs in Arizona

Chemistry grads earn an average of $72,150 in the state and $83,850 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 20 colleges in Arizona that offer chemistry degrees. Learn about the most popular 20 below:

78 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
31,066 Total Students

The average student takes 4.37 years to complete their degree at NAU. 94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. 66% of the teachers are full time.

68 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
44,097 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $14,553. The average student takes 4.36 years to complete their degree at University of Arizona. 76% of the teachers are full time.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
51,585 Total Students

In their early career, ASU - Tempe grads earn an average salary of $38,300. 96% of students get financical aid. The full-time teacher rate is 78%.

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
71% Graduation Rate
4,445 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid. 12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Most students complete their degree in 4.34 years.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,670 Total Students

34% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, Cochise College grads earn an average salary of $23,200. A typical student attending Cochise College will pay a net price of $6,313.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,071 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $23,200 after earning their degree at this institution. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 75% of students receive it. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 27% are considered full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
17,942 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 77% get financial aid. 100% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,600 a year.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
90,253 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.20 years. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 98% of students receive it.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,081 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $7,131. Of all the students who attend this school, 74% get financial aid. 100% of the teachers are full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
20,387 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,717. 100% of the teachers are full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 73% get financial aid.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,044 Total Students

A typical student attending Pinal County Community College will pay a net price of $4,903. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1. In their early career, Pinal County Community College grads earn an average salary of $24,600.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,434 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $22,100 after graduation. A typical student attending AWC will pay a net price of $10,598. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 85% of students receive it.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,040 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,985. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $24,700 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the students who attend this school, 49% get financial aid.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,304 Total Students

In their early career, Rio Salado College grads earn an average salary of $31,600. 84% of students get financical aid. 100% of the teachers are full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,744 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 57% get financial aid. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $8,502.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,075 Total Students

90% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This public school has an average net price of $6,877. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,115 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. In their early career, Paradise Valley Community College grads earn an average salary of $30,300. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $7,945.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,728 Total Students

100% of the teachers are full time. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 59% of students receive it. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 26 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,976 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $6,861. Graduates earn an average $27,500 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 24 to 1.

#7

Phoenix College

Phoenix
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,959 Total Students

A typical student attending Phoenix College will pay a net price of $7,227. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. In their early career, Phoenix College grads earn an average salary of $26,300.

Chemistry Careers in AZ

Some of the careers chemistry majors go into include:

Job Title AZ Job Growth AZ Median Salary
Natural Sciences Managers 21% $93,240
Forensic Science Technicians 18% $56,480
Chemists 17% $65,310
Environmental Scientists and Specialists 15% $63,810
Chemistry Professors 10% $81,190
High School Teachers 10% $46,940
Physics Postsecondary Professors 10% $98,010

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to chemistry.

Major Annual Graduates in AZ
General Physical Sciences 1,096
Physics 234
Geological & Earth Sciences 164
Astronomy & Astrophysics 51
Materials Sciences 22
Atmospheric Sciences 21
Other Physical Science 17

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