With an overall population of 100,545 and a student population of 17,354, approximately 4,211 of Livonia students attend one of Livonia's schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in Livonia, the largest biology school, by student population, is Madonna University. Approximately 16 students graduated in 2010 from Madonna University with credentials in biology.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with a biology degree in Livonia. If you decide to attend a biology school in Livonia, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $13,150.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $992 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Livonia. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,808 per year, on average, for room and board at Livonia-based biology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $16,770.
Many biology graduates choose to work as biologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Livonia, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,560 biologists in Michigan, 120 were working in the greater Livonia area. The government projects that the number of biologists in Livonia will increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in Livonia, you can expect to make an average salary of $66,870 per year. This is higher than the average salary for biologists in the state.