If you decide that you want to get a biology degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 biology schools in Nampa, Idaho. With an overall population of 51,867 and a student population of 5,707, approximately 5,633 of Nampa students attend one of Nampa's schools that offer biology programs.
The largest biology school in Nampa, by student population, is Northwest Nazarene University. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Northwest Nazarene University with credentials in biology.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a biology degree in Nampa. If you decide to attend a biology school in Nampa, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $11,814.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,045 for biology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,830 per year, on average, for room and board at Nampa-based biology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,218.
If you decide to work as a biologist in Nampa, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 370 biologists in Idaho. Of these biologists, 260 were working in the greater Nampa area. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 3% in Nampa. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Nampa is $68,890 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for biologists.
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