New Brunswick has a general population of 48,573 and an overall student population of 37,571. Approximately 37,366 of New Brunswick's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Rutgers University-New Brunswick is the largest biology school in New Brunswick, based on student population. In 2010, Rutgers University-New Brunswick graduated approximately 308 students with credentials in biology.
In 2010, 553 students graduated with a biology degree from one of New Brunswick's biology schools. Tuition in 2009 at New Brunswick's biology schools was $26,338 per year for instate students and $37,510 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,431 for biology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the New Brunswick-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $10,676 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $18,161.
As a biologist in New Brunswick, you can expect to make an average salary of $44,530 per year. This is lower than the average salary for biologists in the state.