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Biology Schools in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Biology Schools in Albuquerque, NM

There are 2 biology schools in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Albuquerque has a general population of 448,607 and an overall student population of 58,195. Approximately 55,240 of Albuquerque's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.

Albuquerque's largest biology school is University of New Mexico-Main Campus. Approximately 231 students graduated in 2010 from University of New Mexico-Main Campus with credentials in biology.

In 2010, 237 students graduated with a biology degree from one of Albuquerque's biology schools. Tuition in 2009 at Albuquerque's biology schools was $17,197 per year for instate students and $29,350 per year for out of state students.

In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,039 for biology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Albuquerque-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,738 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,145.

Biology Salaries and Career Outlook in Albuquerque

Many biology graduates choose to work as biologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Albuquerque, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 biologists in New Mexico were working in the greater Albuquerque area. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 14% in Albuquerque. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.

The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Albuquerque is $58,870 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for biologists.

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  1. 1Central New Mexico Community CollegeCentral New Mexico Community College

    525 Buena Vista SE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    2-4 years certificate

  2. 2University of New Mexico-Main CampusUniversity of New Mexico-Main Campus

    1700 Lomas Blvd NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106

    Awards Offered:
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate