Lodi has a total population of 23,971 and a student population of 2,113. Of these students, 2,113 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
The largest biology school in Lodi, by student population, is Felician College. In 2010, Felician College graduated approximately 20 students from its biology program.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with a biology degree in Lodi. In 2009 tuition at biology schools in Lodi was $25,050 per year, on average.
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 $9,700 per year, on average, for room and board at Lodi-based biology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,520.
If you decide to work as a biologist in Lodi, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,850 biologists in New Jersey, 1,010 were working in the greater Lodi area. Lodi'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.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Lodi is $68,790 per year, which is lower than the average for biologists state-wide.