McKenzie has a general population of 5,295 and an overall student population of 3,460. Approximately 2,975 of McKenzie's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in McKenzie, the largest biology school, by student population, is Bethel University. In 2010, Bethel University graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in biology.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in biology in McKenzie in 2010. If you decide to attend a biology school in McKenzie, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $12,242.
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 at one of the McKenzie-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $6,926 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in McKenzie, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 21 biologists in Tennessee were working in the greater McKenzie area. McKenzie's biologist workforce is projected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in McKenzie is $81,810 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for biologists.