With an overall population of 1,617 and a student population of 1,367, approximately 1,367 of Lookout Mountain students attend one of Lookout Mountain's schools that offer biology programs.
Lookout Mountain's largest biology school is Covenant College. Approximately 12 students graduated in 2010 from Covenant College with credentials in biology.
A total of 15 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Lookout Mountain in 2010. If you decide to attend a biology school in Lookout Mountain, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $25,270.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for biology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,170 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in Lookout Mountain, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 17 biologists in Georgia were working in the greater Lookout Mountain area. The number of biologists in Lookout Mountain is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in Lookout Mountain, you can expect to make an average salary of $50,600 per year. This is higher than the average salary for biologists in the state.