There are 2 biology schools in Old Westbury, New York. Old Westbury has a general population of 4,228 and an overall student population of 13,068. Approximately 13,068 of Old Westbury's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
The largest biology school in Old Westbury, by student population, is New York Institute of Technology. Approximately 84 students graduated in 2010 from New York Institute of Technology with credentials in biology.
In 2010, 121 students graduated with a biology degree from one of Old Westbury's biology schools. If you decide to attend one of Old Westbury's biology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $28,939 per year in instate tuition and $32,889 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for biology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,955 per year, on average, for room and board at Old Westbury-based biology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $19,113.
Many biology graduates choose to work as biologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Old Westbury, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 biologists in New York were working in the greater Old Westbury area. The government projects that the number of biologists in Old Westbury will increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Old Westbury is $61,120 per year, which is lower than the average for biologists state-wide.
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