Park Forest has a total population of 23,462 and a student population of 5,674. Of these students, 5,674 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Governors State University is the largest biology school in Park Forest, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 14 students graduated from the Biology program at Governors State University.
A total of 14 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Park Forest in 2010.
After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in Park Forest, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 biologists in Illinois were working in the greater Park Forest area. The number of biologists in Park Forest is expected to increase by 8% 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 Park Forest is $41,820 per year, which is lower than the average for biologists state-wide.