Monterey has a total population of 29,674 and a student population of 12,872. Of these students, 9,578 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Monterey's largest biology school is Monterey Peninsula College. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Biology program at Monterey Peninsula College.
A reported 9 students graduated with credentials in biology in Monterey in 2010. If you decide to attend a biology school in Monterey, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $678.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for biology related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in Monterey, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 3,800 biologists in California. Of these biologists, 70 were working in the greater Monterey area. The government projects that the number of biologists in Monterey will increase by 18% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.