Mount Pleasant has a total population of 25,946 and a student population of 27,472. Of these students, 27,247 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Central Michigan University is the largest biology school in Mount Pleasant, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 55 students graduated from the Biology program at Central Michigan University.
A reported 62 students graduated with credentials in biology in Mount Pleasant in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Mount Pleasant's biology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,297 per year in instate tuition and $33,797 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Mount Pleasant. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,896 per year, on average, for room and board at Mount Pleasant-based biology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Mount Pleasant is $30,860 per year, which is lower than the average for biologists state-wide.