If you are interested in pursuing biology, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 biology schools in Arkadelphia, Arkansas. Arkadelphia has a total population of 10,912 and a student population of 5,069. Of these students, 5,014 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 2 biology schools in Arkadelphia, the largest biology school, by student population, is Henderson State University. Approximately 28 students graduated in 2010 from Henderson State University with credentials in biology.
A total of 51 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Arkadelphia in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,990 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Arkadelphia biology schools was an average of $24,030 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 Arkadelphia. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,480 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in Arkadelphia, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 biologists in Arkansas were working in the greater Arkadelphia area. The number of biologists in Arkadelphia is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
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