With an overall population of 44,712 and a student population of 8,539, approximately 8,539 of Azusa students attend one of Azusa's schools that offer biology programs.
The largest biology school in Azusa, by student population, is Azusa Pacific University. In 2010, approximately 17 students graduated from the Biology program at Azusa Pacific University.
A reported 17 students graduated with credentials in biology in Azusa in 2010. In 2009 tuition at biology schools in Azusa was $27,750 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for biology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Azusa-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $8,314 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Azusa after graduating from biology school, you should know that job prospects for biologists in Azusa, which is the most popular biology profession, are good. In 2010, there were 10,600 biologists in California. Of these biologists, 1,850 were working in the greater Azusa area. The government projects that the number of biologists in Azusa will 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 Azusa is $48,040 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for biologists.