With an overall population of 161,029 and a student population of 13,660, approximately 13,537 of Oceanside students attend one of Oceanside's schools that offer biology programs.
Oceanside's largest biology school is MiraCosta College. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Biology program at MiraCosta College.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Oceanside in 2010. In 2009 tuition at biology schools in Oceanside was $668 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for biology related books and supplies every year.
Many biology graduates choose to work as biologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Oceanside, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 biologists in California were working in the greater Oceanside area. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 23% in Oceanside. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Oceanside is $42,750 per year, which is lower than the average for biologists state-wide.