There are 3 biology schools in Salt Lake City, Utah. With an overall population of 181,743 and a student population of 89,894, approximately 67,287 of Salt Lake City students attend one of Salt Lake City's schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 3 biology schools in Salt Lake City, the largest biology school, by student population, is University of Utah. In 2010, approximately 137 students graduated from the Biology program at University of Utah.
In 2010, 195 students graduated with a biology degree in Salt Lake City. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,878 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Salt Lake City biology schools was an average of $33,073 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,270 for biology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,874 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $15,742.
Many biology graduates choose to work as biologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Salt Lake City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 biologists in Utah were working in the greater Salt Lake City area. The number of biologists in Salt Lake City is expected to increase by 29% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Salt Lake City is $61,280 per year, which is lower than the average for biologists state-wide.
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