With an overall population of 73,345 and a student population of 9,790, approximately 9,790 of Livermore students attend one of Livermore's schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in Livermore, the largest biology school, by student population, is Las Positas College. In 2010, approximately 16 students graduated from the Biology program at Las Positas College.
A total of 19 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Livermore in 2010. If you decide to attend a biology school in Livermore, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $754.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for biology related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a biologist in Livermore, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 10,600 biologists in California. Of these biologists, 1,460 were working in the greater Livermore area. Livermore'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 Livermore is $48,030 per year, which is lower than the average for biologists state-wide.