Franklin has a total population of 19,463 and a student population of 1,271. Of these students, 1,271 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
The largest biology school in Franklin, by student population, is Franklin College. In 2010, Franklin College graduated approximately 25 students with credentials in biology.
A total of 25 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Franklin in 2010. If you decide to attend a biology school in Franklin, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $23,275.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for biology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Franklin-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $6,885 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,475.
If you decide to work as a biologist in Franklin, your job prospects are good. There were 1,340 biologists working in Indiana and 320 working in the greater Franklin area in 2010. The government projects that the number of biologists in Franklin will increase by 32% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Franklin is $47,570 per year, which is higher than the average for biologists state-wide.