Chemistry Schools In Alabama

Chemistry classes faculty can choose to work at one of 25 accredited chemistry schools in Alabama. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of chemistry and chemistry training in Alabama, which includes chemistry training at the following levels:

  • Chemistry Certificate
  • Associates degree in Chemistry
  • Bachelors degree in Chemistry
  • Masters degree in Chemistry
  • PhD degree in Chemistry


Schools

  1. Alabama A & M University

    4900 Meridian St, Normal, Alabama 35762

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. University of Alabama at Birmingham

    Administration Bldg Suite 1070, Birmingham, Alabama 35294-0110

    143 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. University of Alabama in Huntsville

    301 Sparkman Dr, Huntsville, Alabama 35899

    190 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Alabama State University

    915 S Jackson Street, Montgomery, Alabama 36101-0271

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. The University of Alabama

    739 University Blvd, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35487-0166

    75 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Athens State University

    300 N Beaty St, Athens, Alabama 35611

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Auburn University

    Auburn, Alabama, Auburn University, Alabama 36849

    82 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Birmingham Southern College

    900 Arkadelphia Road, Birmingham, Alabama 35254

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Huntingdon College

    1500 East Fairview Avenue, Montgomery, Alabama 36106-2148

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  10. Jacksonville State University

    700 Pelham Road North, Jacksonville, Alabama 36265

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  11. Jefferson Davis Community College

    220 Alco Dr, Brewton, Alabama 36426

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  12. John C Calhoun State Community College

    6250 U S Highway 31 N, Tanner, Alabama 35671

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  13. Judson College

    302 Bibb St, Marion, Alabama 36756

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  14. University of West Alabama

    Station One, Livingston, Alabama 35470

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  15. Miles College

    5500 Myron Massey Blvd, Fairfield, Alabama 35064-2621

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  16. University of Montevallo

    Station 6001, Montevallo, Alabama 35115-6000

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  17. Northwest Shoals Community College-Muscle Shoals

    800 George Wallace Blvd, Muscle Shoals, Alabama 35661

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  18. University of North Alabama

    One Harrison Plaza, Florence, Alabama 35632-0001

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  19. Oakwood University

    7000 Adventist Blvd NW, Huntsville, Alabama 35896

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  20. Samford University

    800 Lakeshore Drive, Birmingham, Alabama 35229-2240

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  21. University of South Alabama

    307 N University Blvd, Mobile, Alabama 36688-0002

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
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  22. Spring Hill College

    4000 Dauphin St, Mobile, Alabama 36608-1791

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  23. Talladega College

    627 W Battle St, Talladega, Alabama 35160

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  24. Troy University

    University Avenue, Troy, Alabama 36082-0001

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  25. Tuskegee University

    Kresge Center, 3rd Floor, Tuskegee, Alabama 36088-1920

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Alabama Vs. National Chemistry Employment

Alabama 3,130
National 212,310

Of all of the chemistry professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Alabama.

Employment Growth for Chemistry professionals In Alabama

3,260 4,310 3,720 3,600 3,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Chemistry is a shrinking field in Alabama. 130 less chemistry professionals were working in Alabama in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of chemistry professionals has shrunk by 4%. This decline is slower than the change in the number of chemistry professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of chemistry professionals has shrunk by 5% from 2006 to 2010.

Chemistry VS. All Professions salaries in Alabama

$45,908 $47,723 $49,582 $49,838 $49,340
$39,917 $41,500 $42,923 $44,323 $46,099
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of chemistry professionals is declining, the salaries paid to chemistry professionals are increasing in Alabama. The mean salary for chemistry professionals in 2006 was $45,908 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $49,340 per year.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Alabama

10th percentile
$34,542
25th percentile
$39,312
50th percentile
$47,422
75th percentile
$57,800
90th percentile
$68,370

Thus, there was a 7% growth in chemistry professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Alabama state, within the field of chemistry, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid chemistry professionals earn 98% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Alabama

Biochemistry
$67,853
Biology
$59,167
Chemistry
$49,340
Physics
$101,980

In Alabama, chemistry professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Chemistry programs available for each degree type for all schools in Alabama

associate
1
bachelor
22
master
5
doctor
3
Certificate
2
Total33

The number of students graduating from the 25 accredited chemistry schools in Alabama is increasing. In 2006 there were 161 chemistry graduates from chemistry courses in Alabama and in 2010 there were 175 graduates.

Thus there was a 9% percent increase in the number of chemistry school degree or certificate graduates in Alabama. 67% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in chemistry.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Alabama

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