Blackwood has a general population of 4,692 and an overall student population of 16,496. Approximately 15,670 of Blackwood's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Blackwood's largest biology school is Camden County College. In 2010, Camden County College graduated approximately 10 students with credentials in biology.
A total of 10 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Blackwood in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,600 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Blackwood.
If you plan on staying in Blackwood after graduating from biology school, you should know that job prospects for biologists in Blackwood, which is the most popular biology profession, are not very good. There were 2,850 biologists working in New Jersey and 260 working in the greater Blackwood area in 2010. The number of biologists in Blackwood is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Blackwood is $64,220 per year, which is lower than the average for biologists state-wide.