Oroville has a total population of 13,004 and a student population of 13,147. Of these students, 13,147 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
The largest biology school in Oroville, by student population, is Butte College. In 2010, Butte College graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in biology.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a biology degree from one of Oroville's biology schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $804 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,666 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 Oroville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 13,100 biologists in California. Of these biologists, 50 were working in the greater Oroville area. The government projects that the number of biologists in Oroville will increase by 21% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in Oroville, you can expect to make an average salary of $58,650 per year. This is lower than the average salary for biologists in the state.