Redwood City has a total population of 75,402 and a student population of 7,280. Of these students, 7,280 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in Redwood City, the largest biology school, by student population, is Canada College. In 2010, Canada College graduated approximately 14 students with credentials in biology.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a biology degree in Redwood City. In 2009 tuition at biology schools in Redwood City was $780 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 Redwood City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 10,600 biologists in California. Of these biologists, 1,420 were working in the greater Redwood City area. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 23% in Redwood City. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Redwood City is $65,000 per year, which is lower than the average for biologists state-wide.