Alameda has a total population of 72,259 and a student population of 7,489. Of these students, 7,302 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in Alameda, the largest biology school, by student population, is College of Alameda. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from College of Alameda with credentials in biology.
In 2009 tuition at biology schools in Alameda was $732 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for biology related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Alameda after graduating from biology school, you should know that job prospects for biologists in Alameda, which is the most popular biology profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 biologists in California were working in the greater Alameda area. Alameda's biologist workforce is projected to increase by 23% 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 Alameda is $48,030 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for biologists.