Des Moines is located in Polk county and has a population of 198,682.
Science schools in Des Moines charged students an average tuition of $13,917.00 if they were Iowa residents, and $13,917.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
Books and supplies for science schools in Des Moines cost an average of $1,006.00. Students who live on campus while attending a science school in Des Moines, can expect to pay an average of $6,184.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $3,335.00. There is one science college in Des Moines for students to choose from. Science programs in Des Moines reportedly graduated 10 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Soil and Plant Scientists||$67,530.00||910|
|Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists||$57,480.00||Not available|
|Atmospheric and Space Scientists||$63,060.00||Not available|
|Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health||$65,610.00||120|