With an overall population of 151,060 and a student population of 11,980, approximately 10,451 of Salinas students attend one of Salinas's schools that offer biology programs.
Hartnell College is the largest biology school in Salinas, based on student population. In 2010, Hartnell College graduated approximately 4 students from its biology program.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a biology degree from one of Salinas's biology schools. If you decide to attend a biology school in Salinas, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $788.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Salinas.
If you decide to work as a biologist in Salinas, your job prospects are good. There were 3,800 biologists working in California and 70 working in the greater Salinas area in 2010. The number of biologists in Salinas is expected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.