With an overall population of 189,594 and a student population of 14,157, approximately 13,978 of Huntington Beach students attend one of Huntington Beach's schools that offer biology programs.
The largest biology school in Huntington Beach, by student population, is Golden West College. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Golden West College with credentials in biology.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in biology in Huntington Beach in 2010. If you decide to attend a biology school in Huntington Beach, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $687.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for biology related books and supplies every year.
Many biology graduates choose to work as biologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Huntington Beach, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 13,100 biologists in California, 1,180 were working in the greater Huntington Beach area. The government projects that the number of biologists in Huntington Beach will 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 Huntington Beach is $70,030 per year, which is higher than the average for biologists state-wide.