Superior has a total population of 500 and a student population of 2,794. Of these students, 2,794 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
The largest biology school in Superior, by student population, is University of Wisconsin-Superior. In 2010, approximately 35 students graduated from the Biology program at University of Wisconsin-Superior.
In 2010, 42 students graduated with a biology degree from one of Superior's biology schools. If you decide to attend one of Superior's biology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,911 per year in instate tuition and $23,484 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $750 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Superior. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,085 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a biologist in Superior, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,120 biologists in Wisconsin. Of these biologists, 100 were working in the greater Superior area. The government projects that the number of biologists in Superior will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Superior is $56,550 per year, which is lower than the average for biologists state-wide.