Of the 1 biology schools in Collegeville, the largest biology school, by student population, is Saint Johns University. Approximately 38 students graduated in 2010 from Saint Johns University with credentials in biology.
A reported 46 students graduated with credentials in biology in Collegeville in 2010. In 2009 tuition at biology schools in Collegeville was $29,936 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Collegeville. And if you live on campus at one of the Collegeville-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,714 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many biology graduates choose to work as biologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Collegeville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,490 biologists in Minnesota, 50 were working in the greater Collegeville area. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 12% in Collegeville. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Collegeville is $56,180 per year, which is higher than the average for biologists state-wide.