Deerfield has a general population of 18,420 and an overall student population of 2,730. Approximately 2,730 of Deerfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Deerfield's largest biology school is Trinity International University. In 2010, Trinity International University graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in biology.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,370 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,120 for biology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Deerfield-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,430 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many biology graduates choose to work as biologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Deerfield, your job prospects are average. There were 2,150 biologists working in Illinois and 40 working in the greater Deerfield area in 2010. The government projects that the number of biologists in Deerfield will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Deerfield is $65,870 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for biologists.