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Basic Certificates in Chemistry

97 Yearly Graduations
48% Women
69% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 18 colleges and univerities across the nation that offer a basic certificate in chemistry. In recent years, the majority of the students getting degrees in this area were male, and 69 were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group. Also, 4.1% of chemistry graduates were international students.

Education Levels of Chemistry Majors

In 2018-2019, 97 basic certificates were awarded to chemistry majors. This makes it the 173rd most popular basic certificate program in the country.

The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in chemistry at each degree level.

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 15,395
Doctor’s Degree 3,063
Master’s Degree 2,360
Associate’s Degree 1,199
Basic Certificate 97
Undergraduate Certificate 22
Graduate Certificate 20

Earnings of Chemistry Majors With Basic Certificates

At this time, we do not have the data to estimate the median earnings for this class of people.

Student Debt

We do not have the data to estimate the median debt for this class of people.

Student Diversity

More men than women pursue basic certificates in chemistry. About 51.5% of graduates in this field are male.

Gender Number of Grads
Men 50
Women 47
Gender Diversity of Basic Certificates in Chemistry

The racial-ethnic distribution of chemistry basic certificate students is as follows:

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 56
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 9
White 26
International Students 4
Other Races/Ethnicities 2
Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Chemistry Basic Certificate Students

There are 18 colleges that offer a basic certificate in chemistry. Learn more about the most popular 18 below:

#1

Ohlone College

Fremont, California
80 Yearly Graduations
51% Women
76% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Ohlone College tops the list of the most popular school in the U.S. for chemistry majors who are seeking their basic certificate. Each year, around 8,900 students seeking various degrees attend the university. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 80 people received their basic certificate in chemistry from Ohlone College. Around 76% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 51% were women.

8 Yearly Graduations
25% Women
25% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 2nd most popular school in the country for chemistry majors who are seeking their basic certificate is University of Wisconsin - Parkside. Each year, around 4,300 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $6,298 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $8,028 per year.

The chemistry program at University of Wisconsin - Parkside awarded 8 basic certificates during the 2018-2019 school year. About 25% of this group were women, and 25% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

5 Yearly Graduations
20% Women
40% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 3rd most popular school in the country for chemistry majors who are seeking their basic certificate is Georgia Northwestern Technical College. Each year, around 6,600 students seeking various degrees attend the university. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 5 people received their basic certificate in chemistry from Georgia Northwestern Technical College. Of these students, 20% were women and 40% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#4

Palomar College

San Marcos, California
2 Yearly Graduations
100% Women
50% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 4th most popular school in the country for chemistry majors who are seeking their basic certificate is Palomar College. During the 2018-2019 academic year, 2 people received their basic certificate in chemistry from Palomar College. Around 50% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 100% were women.

#5

Contra Costa College

San Pablo, California
1 Yearly Graduations

Contra Costa College comes in at #5 on our list of the most popular colleges offering basic certificates in chemistry. The chemistry program at Contra Costa College awarded 1 basic certificates during the 2018-2019 school year.

#5

Purdue University Northwest

Hammond, Indiana
1 Yearly Graduations
100% Women

Purdue University Northwest is the 5th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a basic certificate in chemistry. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $6,803 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $5,868 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 1 basic certificates were handed out to chemistry majors at Purdue Northwest.

Below are some popular majors that are similar to chemistry that offer basic certificates.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
Physics 37
Geological & Earth Sciences 32
Atmospheric Sciences 26
Materials Sciences 9
Astronomy & Astrophysics 1

References

*The racial-ethnic minority student count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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