With an overall population of 4,886 and a student population of 1,514, approximately 1,514 of Penns Grove students attend one of Penns Grove's schools that offer biology programs.
Penns Grove's largest biology school is Salem Community College. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Biology program at Salem Community College.
A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in biology in Penns Grove in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,774 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $975 for biology related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in Penns Grove, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 2,850 biologists in New Jersey. Of these biologists, 250 were working in the greater Penns Grove area. The government projects that the number of biologists in Penns Grove will increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in Penns Grove, you can expect to make an average salary of $56,840 per year. This is lower than the average salary for biologists in the state.