With an overall population of 30,215 and a student population of 8,316, approximately 8,316 of San Pablo students attend one of San Pablo's schools that offer biology programs.
Contra Costa College is the largest biology school in San Pablo, based on student population. In 2010, Contra Costa College graduated approximately 67 students with credentials in biology.
In 2010, 75 students graduated with a biology degree from one of San Pablo's biology schools. In 2009 tuition at biology schools in San Pablo was $738 per year, on average.
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 San Pablo.
Many biology graduates choose to work as biologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in San Pablo, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 biologists in California were working in the greater San Pablo area. The number of biologists in San Pablo is expected to increase by 23% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in San Pablo, you can expect to make an average salary of $48,030 per year. This is lower than the average salary for biologists in the state.