Santa Fe has a general population of 62,203 and an overall student population of 6,003. Approximately 4,630 of Santa Fe's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Santa Fe Community College is the largest biology school in Santa Fe, based on student population. In 2010, Santa Fe Community College graduated approximately 0 students from its biology program.
If you decide to attend a biology school in Santa Fe, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,113.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,070 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Santa Fe.
If you plan on staying in Santa Fe after graduating from biology school, you should know that job prospects for biologists in Santa Fe, which is the most popular biology profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 11 biologists in New Mexico were working in the greater Santa Fe area. The number of biologists in Santa Fe is expected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Santa Fe is $87,280 per year, which is higher than the average for biologists state-wide.