Barstow has a general population of 21,119 and an overall student population of 4,808. Approximately 4,791 of Barstow's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in Barstow, the largest biology school, by student population, is Barstow Community College. In 2010, Barstow Community College graduated approximately 31 students with credentials in biology.
A reported 31 students graduated with credentials in biology in Barstow in 2010. If you decide to attend a biology school in Barstow, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $636.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for biology related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a biologist in Barstow, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 13,100 biologists in California, 680 were working in the greater Barstow area. Barstow's biologist workforce is projected to increase by 21% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Barstow is $68,390 per year, which is lower than the average for biologists state-wide.