With an overall population of 55,810 and a student population of 8,778, approximately 8,586 of Turlock students attend one of Turlock's schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in Turlock, the largest biology school, by student population, is California State University-Stanislaus. In 2010, California State University-Stanislaus graduated approximately 66 students with credentials in biology.
A reported 66 students graduated with credentials in biology in Turlock in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Turlock's biology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,475 per year in instate tuition and $29,635 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for biology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Turlock-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,924 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,898.
After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in Turlock, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 68 biologists in California were working in the greater Turlock area. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 23% in Turlock. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Turlock is $31,510 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for biologists.