Siloam Springs has a general population of 10,843 and an overall student population of 2,073. Approximately 2,073 of Siloam Springs's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Siloam Springs's largest biology school is John Brown University. Approximately 16 students graduated in 2010 from John Brown University with credentials in biology.
A total of 16 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Siloam Springs in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,880 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for biology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,876 per year, on average, for room and board at Siloam Springs-based biology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Siloam Springs after graduating from biology school, you should know that job prospects for biologists in Siloam Springs, which is the most popular biology profession, are good. There were 470 biologists working in Arkansas and 50 working in the greater Siloam Springs area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 15% in Siloam Springs. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Siloam Springs is $47,640 per year, which is lower than the average for biologists state-wide.