With an overall population of 18,701 and a student population of 14,059, approximately 13,947 of Vincennes students attend one of Vincennes's schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in Vincennes, the largest biology school, by student population, is Vincennes University. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Biology program at Vincennes University.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a biology degree from one of Vincennes's biology schools. If you decide to attend one of Vincennes's biology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,512 per year in instate tuition and $21,456 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,014 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Vincennes. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,316 per year, on average, for room and board at Vincennes-based biology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,196.
Many biology graduates choose to work as biologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Vincennes, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,340 biologists in Indiana. Of these biologists, 30 were working in the greater Vincennes area. The number of biologists in Vincennes 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 Vincennes is $51,840 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for biologists.