Berea has a general population of 18,970 and an overall student population of 4,388. Approximately 4,388 of Berea's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Baldwin-Wallace College is the largest biology school in Berea, based on student population. Approximately 29 students graduated in 2010 from Baldwin-Wallace College with credentials in biology.
In 2010, 30 students graduated with a biology degree in Berea. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,230 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,220 for biology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,960 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in Berea, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 biologists in Ohio were working in the greater Berea area. The number of biologists in Berea is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in Berea, you can expect to make an average salary of $34,850 per year. This is lower than the average salary for biologists in the state.