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Biology Schools in Frederick, Maryland

Biology Schools in Frederick, MD

If you are interested in pursuing biology, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 biology schools in Frederick, Maryland. Frederick has a general population of 52,767 and an overall student population of 8,927. Approximately 8,726 of Frederick's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.

Of the 2 biology schools in Frederick, the largest biology school, by student population, is Hood College. In 2010, approximately 25 students graduated from the Biology program at Hood College.

In 2010, 36 students graduated with a biology degree in Frederick. In 2009 tuition at biology schools in Frederick was $15,400 per year, on average.

In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Frederick. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,440 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,711.

Biology Salaries and Career Outlook in Frederick

After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in Frederick, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 3,020 biologists in Maryland. Of these biologists, 2,630 were working in the greater Frederick area. The government projects that the number of biologists in Frederick will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.

As a biologist in Frederick, you can expect to make an average salary of $89,030 per year. This is higher than the average salary for biologists in the state.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Biology Degree in Frederick
  • Associates Degree in Biology
  • Bachelors Degree in Biology
  • Biology Classes
  • Biology Courses
  • Biology Training

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  1. 1Frederick Community CollegeFrederick Community College

    7932 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, Maryland 21702-2964

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree

  2. 2Hood CollegeHood College

    401 Rosemont Ave, Frederick, Maryland 21701

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree