With an overall population of 2,231 and a student population of 11,749, approximately 11,749 of Greenvale students attend one of Greenvale's schools that offer biology programs.
Long Island University-C W Post Campus is the largest biology school in Greenvale, based on student population. In 2010, Long Island University-C W Post Campus graduated approximately 22 students from its biology program.
In 2010, 24 students graduated with a biology degree in Greenvale. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $28,708 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for biology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,940 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $33,808.
Many biology graduates choose to work as biologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Greenvale, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 3,020 biologists in New York, 330 were working in the greater Greenvale area. The number of biologists in Greenvale is expected to increase by 17% 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 Greenvale is $61,120 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for biologists.