Folsom has a general population of 51,884 and an overall student population of 9,307. Approximately 9,307 of Folsom's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Folsom's largest biology school is Folsom Lake College. In 2010, Folsom Lake College graduated approximately 109 students with credentials in biology.
In 2010, 121 students graduated with a biology degree from one of Folsom's biology schools. If you decide to attend a biology school in Folsom, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $654.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for biology related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in Folsom, your job prospects are good. There were 13,100 biologists working in California and 1,860 working in the greater Folsom area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 21% in Folsom. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Folsom is $75,850 per year, which is higher than the average for biologists state-wide.