Lawrenceville, Georgia has 2 biology schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in biology. Lawrenceville has a total population of 22,397 and a student population of 9,701. Of these students, 9,596 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
The largest biology school in Lawrenceville, by student population, is Gwinnett Technical College. Approximately 16 students graduated in 2010 from Gwinnett Technical College with credentials in biology.
A reported 27 students graduated with credentials in biology in Lawrenceville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,380 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Lawrenceville biology schools was an average of $24,380 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,700 for biology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $600 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,004.
After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in Lawrenceville, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 1,500 biologists in Georgia. Of these biologists, 1,020 were working in the greater Lawrenceville area. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 10% in Lawrenceville. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Lawrenceville is $54,130 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for biologists.
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