Davis has a general population of 60,308 and an overall student population of 31,247. Approximately 31,247 of Davis's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in Davis, the largest biology school, by student population, is University of California-Davis. In 2010, University of California-Davis graduated approximately 463 students from its biology program.
A total of 743 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Davis in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Davis's biology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $26,421 per year in instate tuition and $49,090 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,590 for biology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $12,361 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $20,072.
If you decide to work as a biologist in Davis, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 biologists in California were working in the greater Davis area. The number of biologists in Davis is expected to increase by 21% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in Davis, you can expect to make an average salary of $75,850 per year. This is higher than the average salary for biologists in the state.