Altus has a total population of 21,447 and a student population of 3,969. Of these students, 3,820 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
The largest biology school in Altus, by student population, is Western Oklahoma State College. In 2010, Western Oklahoma State College graduated approximately 0 students from its biology program.
If you decide to attend one of Altus's biology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $12,250 per year in instate tuition and $15,498 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for biology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,750 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,750.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Altus is $44,340 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for biologists.