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Biology Schools in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Biology Schools in Grand Rapids, MI

If you are interested in pursuing biology, you may want to consider attending one of the 5 biology schools in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Grand Rapids has a general population of 197,800 and an overall student population of 38,883. Approximately 37,294 of Grand Rapids's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.

Grand Rapids's largest biology school is Calvin College. Approximately 51 students graduated in 2010 from Calvin College with credentials in biology.

A total of 100 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Grand Rapids in 2010. In 2009 tuition at biology schools in Grand Rapids was $16,088 per year, on average.

In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,180 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Grand Rapids. And if you live on campus at one of the Grand Rapids-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,524 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $20,086.

Biology Salaries and Career Outlook in Grand Rapids

Many biology graduates choose to work as biologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Grand Rapids, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,560 biologists in Michigan. Of these biologists, 150 were working in the greater Grand Rapids area. The government projects that the number of biologists in Grand Rapids will increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.

As a biologist in Grand Rapids, you can expect to make an average salary of $66,880 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 Grand Rapids
  • Associates Degree in Biology
  • Bachelors Degree in Biology
  • Biology Classes
  • Biology Courses
  • Biology Training

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  1. 1Grand Rapids Community CollegeGrand Rapids Community College

    Address:
    143 Bostwick Ave NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503-3295

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    2-4 years certificate

  2. 2Davenport UniversityDavenport University

    Address:
    6191 Kraft Avenue S.E., Grand Rapids, Michigan 49512-9396

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  3. 3Calvin CollegeCalvin College

    Address:
    3201 Burton SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49546

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree

  4. 4Cornerstone UniversityCornerstone University

    Address:
    1001 E Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49525-5897

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

  5. 5Aquinas CollegeAquinas College

    Address:
    1607 Robinson Rd SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49506-1799

    Awards Offered:
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree

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