South Holland has a total population of 22,147 and a student population of 7,279. Of these students, 7,279 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in South Holland, the largest biology school, by student population, is South Suburban College. In 2010, approximately 116 students graduated from the Biology program at South Suburban College.
A reported 116 students graduated with credentials in biology in South Holland in 2010. If you decide to attend a biology school in South Holland, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,112.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for biology related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in South Holland after graduating from biology school, you should know that job prospects for biologists in South Holland, which is the most popular biology profession, are average. In 2010, there were 1,610 biologists in Illinois. Of these biologists, 1,300 were working in the greater South Holland area. The government projects that the number of biologists in South Holland will 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 South Holland is $41,820 per year, which is lower than the average for biologists state-wide.