Havre has a general population of 9,621 and an overall student population of 1,275. Approximately 1,275 of Havre's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Montana State University-Northern is the largest biology school in Havre, based on student population. In 2010, Montana State University-Northern graduated approximately 3 students from its biology program.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in biology in Havre in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,280 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Havre biology schools was an average of $26,270 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for biology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,978 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,280.
Many biology graduates choose to work as biologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Havre, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 430 biologists in Montana. Of these biologists, 50 were working in the greater Havre area. Havre's biologist workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in Havre, you can expect to make an average salary of $57,410 per year. This is higher than the average salary for biologists in the state.