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Chemistry Schools in Idaho

In 2018-2019, 80 students earned their Chemistry degrees in ID.

As a degree choice, Chemistry is the 67th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Chemistry Majors in Idaho

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 65
Master’s Degree 9
Associate’s Degree 3
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 3
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 3
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 3

Gender Distribution

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

Chemistry Majors in ID Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 3.8%
  • Black or African American: 1.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.5%
  • White: 73.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 8.8%
  • Other Races: 5.0%
Chemistry Majors in ID Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Chemistry Grads in Idaho

6,520 people in the state and 1,333,980 in the nation are employed in jobs related to chemistry.

Chemistry Jobs Nationwide vs. ID

Wages for Chemistry Jobs in Idaho

Chemistry grads earn an average of $66,870 in the state and $83,850 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 10 colleges in Idaho that offer chemistry degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

23 Degrees in Major Awarded
38% Graduation Rate
26,217 Total Students

A typical student attending Boise State will pay a net price of $15,020. Most students complete their degree in 4.78 years. 84% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

22 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
11,926 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 86% are considered full time. This public school has an average net price of $14,502.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
50% Graduation Rate
39,145 Total Students

64% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,100 a year. It takes the average student 4.98 years to graduate.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
12,402 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $30,700 after graduation. The 7.90% student loan default rate is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
2,111 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $17,082. Graduates earn an average $30,800 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.

#6

North Idaho College

Coeur d'Alene
3 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,068 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $7,696. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. The full-time teacher rate is 42%.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
1,091 Total Students

The average student takes 4.24 years to complete their degree at The College of Idaho. An average student at The College of Idaho will pay a net price of $22,697. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,400 a year.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
21% Graduation Rate
3,748 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. 96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Most students complete their degree in 4.57 years.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
7,288 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 81% get financial aid. Graduates earn an average $26,100 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,580 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $5,887. 41% of the teachers are full time. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1.

Chemistry Careers in ID

Some of the careers chemistry majors go into include:

Job Title ID Job Growth ID Median Salary
Forensic Science Technicians 20% $49,950
High School Teachers 15% $50,380
Chemistry Professors 14% $57,530
Chemists 11% $70,310
Environmental Scientists and Specialists 8% $57,610
Natural Sciences Managers 5% $90,500
Physics Postsecondary Professors 0% $88,350
Environmental Science Professors 0% $0

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

Major Annual Graduates in ID
Geological & Earth Sciences 87
Physics 65
Astronomy & Astrophysics 1

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