With an overall population of 8,103 and a student population of 8,490, approximately 8,490 of Brockport students attend one of Brockport's schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in Brockport, the largest biology school, by student population, is SUNY College at Brockport. In 2010, SUNY College at Brockport graduated approximately 39 students from its biology program.
In 2010, 39 students graduated with a biology degree from one of Brockport's biology schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,350 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Brockport biology schools was an average of $27,250 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for biology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,200 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many biology graduates choose to work as biologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Brockport, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 3,020 biologists in New York. Of these biologists, 130 were working in the greater Brockport area. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 17% in Brockport. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Brockport is $64,470 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for biologists.