With an overall population of 2,834 and a student population of 938, approximately 938 of Hanover students attend one of Hanover's schools that offer biology programs.
Hanover College is the largest biology school in Hanover, based on student population. In 2010, Hanover College graduated approximately 17 students with credentials in biology.
A reported 17 students graduated with credentials in biology in Hanover in 2010. In 2009 tuition at biology schools in Hanover was $26,350 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Hanover. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,900 per year, on average, for room and board at Hanover-based biology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Hanover after graduating from biology school, you should know that job prospects for biologists in Hanover, which is the most popular biology profession, are good. In 2010, of the 1,340 biologists in Indiana, 30 were working in the greater Hanover area. The number of biologists in Hanover is expected to increase by 32% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Hanover is $51,840 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for biologists.