With an overall population of 32,837 and a student population of 23,577, approximately 21,951 of Pleasant Hill students attend one of Pleasant Hill's schools that offer biology programs.
Pleasant Hill's largest biology school is Diablo Valley College. In 2010, Diablo Valley College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in biology.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $738 per year in tuition costs.
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 Pleasant Hill, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 10,600 biologists in California. Of these biologists, 1,460 were working in the greater Pleasant Hill area. The number of biologists in Pleasant Hill is expected to increase by 23% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Pleasant Hill is $48,030 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for biologists.