With an overall population of 6,260 and a student population of 1,223, approximately 1,223 of North Manchester students attend one of North Manchester's schools that offer biology programs.
The largest biology school in North Manchester, by student population, is Manchester College. In 2010, approximately 5 students graduated from the Biology program at Manchester College.
In 2010, 5 students graduated with a biology degree in North Manchester. If you decide to attend a biology school in North Manchester, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $23,790.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for biology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,050 per year, on average, for room and board at North Manchester-based biology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,585.
If you plan on staying in North Manchester after graduating from biology school, you should know that job prospects for biologists in North Manchester, which is the most popular biology profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 28 biologists in Indiana were working in the greater North Manchester area. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 32% in North Manchester. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in North Manchester is $40,500 per year, which is higher than the average for biologists state-wide.