Chemistry Schools In Tennessee

Chemistry classes faculty can choose to work at one of 33 accredited chemistry schools in Tennessee. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in chemistry in the state of Tennessee, which encompasses 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. Austin Peay State University

    601 College St, Clarksville, Tennessee 37044

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  2. Belmont University

    1900 Belmont Blvd, Nashville, Tennessee 37212-3757

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  3. Bethel University in McKenzie

    325 Cherry Ave, McKenzie, Tennessee 38201

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  4. Carson-Newman College

    1646 S Russell Ave, Jefferson City, Tennessee 37760

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  5. Christian Brothers University

    650 E Parkway S, Memphis, Tennessee 38104

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  6. Lipscomb University

    One University Park Drive, Nashville, Tennessee 37204-3951

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  7. East Tennessee State University

    807 University Pky, Johnson City, Tennessee 37614-0000

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  8. Fisk University

    1000 17th Ave North, Nashville, Tennessee 37208-4501

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  9. Freed-Hardeman University

    158 E Main St, Henderson, Tennessee 38340-2399

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  10. Hiwassee College

    225 Hiwassee College Drive, Madisonville, Tennessee 37354-4001

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  11. King College

    1350 King College Rd, Bristol, Tennessee 37620-2699

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  12. Lambuth University

    705 Lambuth Boulevard, Jackson, Tennessee 38301

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  13. Lane College

    545 Lane Ave, Jackson, Tennessee 38301-4598

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  14. Le Moyne-Owen College

    807 Walker Ave, Memphis, Tennessee 38126-6595

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  15. Lee University

    1120 N Ocoee St, Cleveland, Tennessee 37311

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  16. Lincoln Memorial University

    6965 Cumberland Gap Pky, Harrogate, Tennessee 37752-9900

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  17. Maryville College

    502 E Lamar Alexander Pky, Maryville, Tennessee 37804-5907

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  18. University of Memphis

    Memphis, Tennessee 38152

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  19. Middle Tennessee State University

    1301 East Main Street, Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37132

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  20. Milligan College

    1 Blowers Blvd., Milligan College, Tennessee 37682

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  21. Rhodes College

    2000 North Parkway, Memphis, Tennessee 38112-1690

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  22. Sewanee-The University of the South

    735 University Avenue, Sewanee, Tennessee 37383-1000

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  23. Southern Adventist University

    4881 Taylor Cir, Collegedale, Tennessee 37315-0370

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  24. Tennessee Wesleyan College

    204 East College Street, Athens, Tennessee 37303

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  25. The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

    615 McCallie Ave, Chattanooga, Tennessee 37403-2598

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  26. The University of Tennessee

    527 Andy Holt Tower, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  27. The University of Tennessee-Martin

    University Street, Martin, Tennessee 38238-0002

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  28. Tennessee State University

    3500 John Merritt Blvd, Nashville, Tennessee 37209-1561

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  29. Tennessee Technological University

    1 William L. Jones Drive, Cookeville, Tennessee 38505-0001

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  30. Trevecca Nazarene University

    333 Murfreesboro Rd, Nashville, Tennessee 37210

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  31. Northeast State Community College

    2425 Hwy 75, Blountville, Tennessee 37617-0246

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  32. Union University

    1050 Union University Dr, Jackson, Tennessee 38305-3697

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  33. Vanderbilt University

    2101 West End Avenue, Nashville, Tennessee 37240

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Tennessee Vs. National Chemistry Employment

Tennessee 4,480
National 212,310

Of all of the chemistry professionals that work in the US, approximately 2% work in Tennessee state.

Employment Growth for Chemistry professionals In Tennessee

4,480 3,880 3,700 4,140 4,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Chemistry is a shrinking field in Tennessee. Thus, the field of chemistry has shrunk by 0% in Tennessee. This is slower than the trend for chemistry professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of chemistry professionals has shrunk by 5% between 2006 and 2010.

Chemistry VS. All Professions salaries in Tennessee

$46,405 $48,283 $48,895 $50,050 $48,728
$40,013 $42,768 $44,223 $45,004 $44,949
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 Tennessee. The mean salary for chemistry professionals in 2006 was $46,405 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $48,728 per year.

Salary percentiles for Chemistry professionals in Tennessee

10th percentile
$29,018
25th percentile
$35,798
50th percentile
$45,340
75th percentile
$59,212
90th percentile
$75,292

This represents a 5% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of chemistry, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid chemistry professionals earning 159% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Tennessee state.

Average Salaries for Chemistry professionals and related professions in Tennessee

Biochemistry
$72,540
Biology
$55,947
Chemistry
$48,728
Physics
$109,570

Chemistry professionals in Tennessee earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
1
bachelor
37
master
9
doctor
4
Certificate
1
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The number of students graduating from the 33 accredited chemistry schools in Tennessee is increasing. In 2006, 272 students graduated from chemistry courses in Tennessee. And in 2010, 407 students graduated.

This represents a 50% increase in the number of chemistry degree or certificate school graduates in Tennessee state. 71% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in chemistry.

Chemistry Faculty Salaries in Tennessee

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