With an overall population of 16,465 and a student population of 1,070, approximately 1,070 of Defiance students attend one of Defiance's schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in Defiance, the largest biology school, by student population, is Defiance College. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Defiance College with credentials in biology.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Defiance in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,895 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,350 for biology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,750 per year, on average, for room and board at Defiance-based biology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,670.
If you decide to work as a biologist in Defiance, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 2,200 biologists in Ohio, 50 were working in the greater Defiance area. The number of biologists in Defiance is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in Defiance, you can expect to make an average salary of $44,450 per year. This is lower than the average salary for biologists in the state.