Toledo has a total population of 313,619 and a student population of 26,794. Of these students, 23,064 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in Toledo, the largest biology school, by student population, is University of Toledo. In 2010, approximately 81 students graduated from the Biology program at University of Toledo.
A total of 89 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Toledo in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Toledo's biology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $21,481 per year in instate tuition and $30,293 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $750 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Toledo. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,478 per year, on average, for room and board at Toledo-based biology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,056.
After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in Toledo, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 2,200 biologists in Ohio. Of these biologists, 170 were working in the greater Toledo area. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 7% in Toledo. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Toledo is $69,440 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for biologists.