National City has a total population of 54,260 and a student population of 418. Of these students, 183 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in National City, the largest biology school, by student population, is United States University. In 2010, approximately 20 students graduated from the Biology program at United States University.
A total of 20 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in National City in 2010.
If you plan on staying in National City after graduating from biology school, you should know that job prospects for biologists in National City, which is the most popular biology profession, are good. There were 10,600 biologists working in California and 2,400 working in the greater National City area in 2010. National City's biologist workforce is projected to increase by 23% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in National City, you can expect to make an average salary of $42,750 per year. This is lower than the average salary for biologists in the state.