Fredonia has a general population of 10,706 and an overall student population of 5,775. Approximately 5,775 of Fredonia's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
The largest biology school in Fredonia, by student population, is SUNY at Fredonia. In 2010, approximately 41 students graduated from the Biology program at SUNY at Fredonia.
A reported 51 students graduated with credentials in biology in Fredonia in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,801 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Fredonia biology schools was an average of $26,701 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Fredonia. And if you live on campus at one of the Fredonia-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $9,630 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Fredonia after graduating from biology school, you should know that job prospects for biologists in Fredonia, which is the most popular biology profession, are average. There were 6,110 biologists working in New York and 40 working in the greater Fredonia area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 9% in Fredonia. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in Fredonia, you can expect to make an average salary of $31,320 per year. This is lower than the average salary for biologists in the state.