San Bernardino, California has 2 biology schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in biology. With an overall population of 185,401 and a student population of 35,164, approximately 32,768 of San Bernardino students attend one of San Bernardino's schools that offer biology programs.
The largest biology school in San Bernardino, by student population, is California State University-San Bernardino. In 2010, approximately 63 students graduated from the Biology program at California State University-San Bernardino.
A total of 103 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in San Bernardino in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,350 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all San Bernardino biology schools was an average of $30,510 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,476 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in San Bernardino. And if you live on campus at one of the San Bernardino-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $6,987 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,819.
Many biology graduates choose to work as biologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in San Bernardino, your job prospects are good. There were 13,100 biologists working in California and 680 working in the greater San Bernardino area in 2010. San Bernardino's biologist workforce is projected to increase by 21% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in San Bernardino, you can expect to make an average salary of $68,390 per year. This is lower than the average salary for biologists in the state.
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