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Biology Schools in Hobbs, New Mexico

Biology Schools in Hobbs, NM

Hobbs, New Mexico has 2 biology schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in biology. Hobbs has a total population of 28,657 and a student population of 2,841. Of these students, 2,841 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.

Hobbs's largest biology school is University of the Southwest. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from University of the Southwest with credentials in biology.

A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in biology in Hobbs in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Hobbs's biology schools was $16,796 per year for instate students and $16,856 per year for out of state students.

In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,254 for biology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,760 per year, on average, for room and board at Hobbs-based biology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,504.

Biology Salaries and Career Outlook in Hobbs

If you decide to work as a biologist in Hobbs, your job prospects are good. There were 240 biologists working in New Mexico and 70 working in the greater Hobbs area in 2010. Hobbs's biologist workforce is projected to increase by 19% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.

The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Hobbs is $54,560 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for biologists.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Biology Degree in Hobbs
  • Associates Degree in Biology
  • Bachelors Degree in Biology
  • Biology Classes
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  1. 1New Mexico Junior CollegeNew Mexico Junior College

    5317 Lovington Hwy, Hobbs, New Mexico 88240

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

  2. 2University of the SouthwestUniversity of the Southwest

    6610 Lovington Hwy, Hobbs, New Mexico 88240

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree