Lakewood has a total population of 36,065 and a student population of 9,996. Of these students, 3,023 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
The largest biology school in Lakewood, by student population, is Georgian Court University. In 2010, Georgian Court University graduated approximately 18 students with credentials in biology.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a biology degree in Lakewood. In 2009 tuition at biology schools in Lakewood was $24,490 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,350 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Lakewood. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,386 per year, on average, for room and board at Lakewood-based biology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,040.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Lakewood is $44,530 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for biologists.