Walnut has a total population of 30,004 and a student population of 29,935. Of these students, 29,935 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Mt. San Antonio College is the largest biology school in Walnut, based on student population. Approximately 352 students graduated in 2010 from Mt. San Antonio College with credentials in biology.
A reported 352 students graduated with credentials in biology in Walnut in 2010. If you decide to attend a biology school in Walnut, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $658.
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 Walnut.
After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in Walnut, your job prospects are good. There were 10,600 biologists working in California and 1,850 working in the greater Walnut area in 2010. The government projects that the number of biologists in Walnut will increase by 23% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Walnut is $48,040 per year, which is lower than the average for biologists state-wide.