Chemistry Schools In Massachusetts

Chemistry classes faculty can choose to work at one of 42 accredited chemistry schools in Massachusetts. The trends in Massachusetts' chemistry academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in chemistry 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. American International College

    1000 State Street, Springfield, Massachusetts 01109

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  2. Amherst College

    Boltwood Avenue, Amherst, Massachusetts 01002-5000

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  3. Assumption College

    500 Salisbury St, Worcester, Massachusetts 01609-1296

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  4. Boston College

    140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts 02467

    31 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Boston University

    One Silber Way, Boston, Massachusetts 02215

    53 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Brandeis University

    415 South St, Waltham, Massachusetts 02454-9110

    31 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Bridgewater State University

    131 Summer Street, Bridgewater, Massachusetts 02325

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  8. Bunker Hill Community College

    250 New Rutherford Ave, Boston, Massachusetts 02129-2925

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  9. Clark University

    950 Main St, Worcester, Massachusetts 01610-1477

    94 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Eastern Nazarene College

    23 E Elm Ave, Quincy, Massachusetts 02170-2999

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  11. Emmanuel College in Boston

    400 The Fenway, Boston, Massachusetts 02115

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  12. Framingham State University

    100 State Street, Framingham, Massachusetts 01701-9101

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  13. Gordon College in Wenham

    255 Grapevine Rd, Wenham, Massachusetts 01984

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  14. Hampshire College

    893 West St, Amherst, Massachusetts 01002-5001

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  15. Harvard University

    Massachusetts Hall, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138

    1 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  16. College of the Holy Cross

    One College Street, Worcester, Massachusetts 01610-2395

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  17. University of Massachusetts-Lowell

    1 University Ave, Lowell, Massachusetts 01854-5104

    177 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  18. University of Massachusetts Amherst

    Amherst, Massachusetts 01003

    94 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  19. University of Massachusetts-Boston

    100 Morrissey Blvd, Boston, Massachusetts 02125-3393

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  20. Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

    179 Longwood Ave, Boston, Massachusetts 02115-5896

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  21. Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139-4307

    5 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  22. Merrimack College

    315 Turnpike St, North Andover, Massachusetts 01845

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  23. Mount Holyoke College

    50 College Street, South Hadley, Massachusetts 01075-1489

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  24. Northeastern University

    360 Huntington Ave, Boston, Massachusetts 02115-5005

    62 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  25. College of Our Lady of the Elms

    291 Springfield St, Chicopee, Massachusetts 01013

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  26. Regis College

    235 Wellesley St, Weston, Massachusetts 02493-1571

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  27. Salem State University

    352 Lafayette St, Salem, Massachusetts 01970

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  28. Simmons College

    300 The Fenway, Boston, Massachusetts 02115-5898

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  29. Bard College at Simon's Rock

    84 Alford Rd, Great Barrington, Massachusetts 01230-9702

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  30. Smith College

    Elm St, Northampton, Massachusetts 01063

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  31. Springfield Technical Community College

    1 Armory Sq, Springfield, Massachusetts 01105-1296

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  32. University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth

    285 Old Westport Rd, North Dartmouth, Massachusetts 02747-2300

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  33. Stonehill College

    320 Washington Street, Easton, Massachusetts 02357-6110

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  34. Suffolk University

    8 Ashburton Pl Beacon Hill, Boston, Massachusetts 02108-2770

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  35. Tufts University

    28 Sawyer Avenue, Medford, Massachusetts 02155-5555

    29 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  36. Wellesley College

    106 Central St, Wellesley, Massachusetts 02481-8203

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  37. Western New England College

    1215 Wilbraham Rd, Springfield, Massachusetts 01119-2684

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  38. Westfield State University

    577 Western Ave, Westfield, Massachusetts 01086-1630

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  39. Wheaton College in Norton

    26 E Main St, Norton, Massachusetts 02766

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  40. Williams College

    880 Main St, Williamstown, Massachusetts 01267

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  41. Worcester Polytechnic Institute

    100 Institute Road, Worcester, Massachusetts 01609-2280

    62 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  42. Worcester State University

    486 Chandler St, Worcester, Massachusetts 01602-2597

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Massachusetts Vs. National Chemistry Employment

Massachusetts 6,660
National 212,310

Approximately 3% of the country's chemistry professionals work in Massachusetts state.

Employment Growth for Chemistry professionals In Massachusetts

6,730 6,160 6,670 6,210 6,660
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Massachusetts, chemistry is a shrinking field. There were 70 less chemistry professionals working in Massachusetts in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 1% decline in the field. 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 Massachusetts

$42,080 $59,243 $56,378 $57,405 $57,575
$49,058 $52,712 $53,675 $55,178 $56,645
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Chemistry
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Massachusetts, as the number of chemistry professionals is declining, the salaries earned by chemistry professionals are increasing. Chemistry professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $42,080 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $57,575 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Massachusetts

10th percentile
$34,702
25th percentile
$42,870
50th percentile
$55,580
75th percentile
$70,400
90th percentile
$85,922

Thus, there was a 27% growth in chemistry professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In the state of Massachusetts, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of chemistry. The pay differential between the highest paid chemistry professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 148%

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Massachusetts

Biochemistry
$80,250
Biology
$70,338
Chemistry
$57,575
Physics
$107,580

In Massachusetts, chemistry professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
2
bachelor
46
master
15
doctor
13
Certificate
1
Total77

The number of students graduating from the 42 accredited chemistry schools in Massachusetts is increasing. In Massachusetts, there were 672 graduates in 2006. And there were 676 graduates from chemistry courses in 2010.

This represents a 1% increase in the number of chemistry degree or certificate school graduates in Massachusetts state. A majority of these graduates, or 60%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in chemistry.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Massachusetts

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