Norwalk has a general population of 103,298 and an overall student population of 21,935. Approximately 21,776 of Norwalk's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
The largest biology school in Norwalk, by student population, is Cerritos College. In 2010, approximately 52 students graduated from the Biology program at Cerritos College.
In 2010, 57 students graduated with a biology degree in Norwalk. If you decide to attend a biology school in Norwalk, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $780.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for biology related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in Norwalk, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 10,600 biologists in California. Of these biologists, 1,850 were working in the greater Norwalk area. Norwalk'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 Norwalk is $48,040 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for biologists.