With an overall population of 1,871 and a student population of 1,633, approximately 1,633 of Gambier students attend one of Gambier's schools that offer biology programs.
The largest biology school in Gambier, by student population, is Kenyon College. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the Biology program at Kenyon College.
In 2010, 23 students graduated with a biology degree from one of Gambier's biology schools. If you decide to attend a biology school in Gambier, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $40,980.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for biology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Gambier-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,260 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in Gambier, your job prospects are not very good. There were 2,200 biologists working in Ohio and 50 working in the greater Gambier area in 2010. Gambier's biologist workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Gambier is $44,330 per year, which is lower than the average for biologists state-wide.