Monterey Park has a general population of 60,051 and an overall student population of 35,717. Approximately 35,717 of Monterey Park's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in Monterey Park, the largest biology school, by student population, is East Los Angeles College. In 2010, approximately 54 students graduated from the Biology program at East Los Angeles College.
A total of 54 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Monterey Park in 2010. In 2009 tuition at biology schools in Monterey Park was $722 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for biology related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Monterey Park after graduating from biology school, you should know that job prospects for biologists in Monterey Park, which is the most popular biology profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 biologists in California were working in the greater Monterey Park area. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 23% in Monterey Park. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Monterey Park is $48,040 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for biologists.