Milledgeville, Georgia has 2 biology schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in biology. Milledgeville has a total population of 18,757 and a student population of 8,039. Of these students, 8,039 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Georgia College & State University is the largest biology school in Milledgeville, based on student population. In 2010, Georgia College & State University graduated approximately 50 students with credentials in biology.
A total of 50 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Milledgeville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,221 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Milledgeville biology schools was an average of $23,037 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $662 for biology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,213 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,144.
If you plan on staying in Milledgeville after graduating from biology school, you should know that job prospects for biologists in Milledgeville, which is the most popular biology profession, are good. In 2010, there were 1,950 biologists in Georgia. Of these biologists, 40 were working in the greater Milledgeville area. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 24% in Milledgeville. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in Milledgeville, you can expect to make an average salary of $30,910 per year. This is lower than the average salary for biologists in the state.
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