Aurora has a total population of 276,393 and a student population of 10,366. Of these students, 6,293 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Aurora's largest biology school is Community College of Aurora. In 2010, Community College of Aurora graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in biology.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Aurora in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,805 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,197 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Aurora.
If you plan on staying in Aurora after graduating from biology school, you should know that job prospects for biologists in Aurora, which is the most popular biology profession, are good. There were 2,470 biologists working in Colorado and 1,200 working in the greater Aurora area in 2010. Aurora's biologist workforce is projected to increase by 25% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Aurora is $75,060 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for biologists.