Duarte has a total population of 21,486 and a student population of 76. Of these students, 76 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Duarte's largest biology school is Irell and Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences. In 2010, Irell and Manella Graduate School of Biological Sciences graduated approximately 12 students from its biology program.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with a biology degree in Duarte.
And if you live on campus at one of the Duarte-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,200 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 Duarte after graduating from biology school, you should know that job prospects for biologists in Duarte, which is the most popular biology profession, are good. There were 10,600 biologists working in California and 1,850 working in the greater Duarte area in 2010. Duarte's biologist workforce is projected 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 Duarte is $48,040 per year, which is lower than the average for biologists state-wide.
1500 E. Duarte Rd., Duarte, California 91010-3000