Chula Vista has a general population of 173,556 and an overall student population of 22,493. Approximately 21,597 of Chula Vista's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Chula Vista's largest biology school is Southwestern College. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Biology program at Southwestern College.
A total of 11 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Chula Vista in 2010. In 2009 tuition at biology schools in Chula Vista was $772 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Chula Vista.
Many biology graduates choose to work as biologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Chula Vista, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 biologists in California were working in the greater Chula Vista area. The number of biologists in Chula Vista is expected to increase by 23% 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 Chula Vista is $42,750 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for biologists.