Wayne, New Jersey has 2 biology schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in biology. With an overall population of 54,069 and a student population of 11,241, approximately 11,241 of Wayne students attend one of Wayne's schools that offer biology programs.
The largest biology school in Wayne, by student population, is Berdan Institute. Approximately 64 students graduated in 2010 from Berdan Institute with credentials in biology.
A total of 128 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Wayne in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Wayne's biology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $24,668 per year in instate tuition and $31,422 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Wayne. And if you live on campus at one of the Wayne-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $10,870 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,688.
After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in Wayne, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 biologists in New Jersey were working in the greater Wayne area. The number of biologists in Wayne is expected 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 Wayne is $68,790 per year, which is lower than the average for biologists state-wide.
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