With an overall population of 12,575 and a student population of 7,733, approximately 7,733 of Malibu students attend one of Malibu's schools that offer biochemistry programs.
Of the 1 biochemistry schools in Malibu, the largest biochemistry school, by student population, is Pepperdine University. In 2010, Pepperdine University graduated approximately 0 students from its biochemistry program.
If you decide to attend a biochemistry school in Malibu, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $37,850.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for biochemistry related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Malibu-based biochemistry schools, you will have an added expense of $11,980 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many biochemistry graduates choose to work as biochemists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Malibu, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 biochemists in California were working in the greater Malibu area. By the year 2018, the number of biochemists is expected to increase by 1% in Malibu. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biochemists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biochemist in Malibu is $101,000 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for biochemists.