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Chemistry Schools in Wyoming

In 2018-2019, 44 students earned their Chemistry degrees in WY.

A Chemistry major is the 49th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Chemistry Majors in Wyoming

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 28
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 9
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 9
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 9
Associate’s Degree 5
Master’s Degree 2

Gender Distribution

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

Chemistry Majors in WY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 4.5%
  • Black or African American: 0.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2.3%
  • White: 75.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 13.6%
  • Other Races: 4.5%
Chemistry Majors in WY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Chemistry Grads in Wyoming

2,670 people in the state and 1,333,980 in the nation are employed in jobs related to chemistry.

Chemistry Jobs Nationwide vs. WY

Wages for Chemistry Jobs in Wyoming

Chemistry grads earn an average of $66,420 in the state and $83,850 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 5 colleges in Wyoming that offer chemistry degrees. Learn about the most popular 5 below:

39 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
12,450 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 4.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. In their early career, UW grads earn an average salary of $38,700. 96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,183 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 92% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. A typical student attending WWCC will pay a net price of $7,513.


Casper College

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,650 Total Students

A typical student attending Casper College will pay a net price of $7,185. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. 50% of the teachers are full time.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,488 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 94% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $27,400 after earning their degree at this institution.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,097 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $6,767. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.

Chemistry Careers in WY

Some of the careers chemistry majors go into include:

Job Title WY Job Growth WY Median Salary
Forensic Science Technicians 20% $50,530
Chemists 9% $62,550
Environmental Scientists and Specialists 6% $62,100
High School Teachers 1% $60,140
Chemistry Professors 0% $74,280
Physics Postsecondary Professors 0% $0
Natural Sciences Managers 0% $92,360

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

Major Annual Graduates in WY
Geological & Earth Sciences 64
Physics 29
Atmospheric Sciences 12
Astronomy & Astrophysics 5
General Physical Sciences 1

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