Alva has a general population of 5,288 and an overall student population of 2,245. Approximately 2,210 of Alva's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Northwestern Oklahoma State University is the largest biology school in Alva, based on student population. Approximately 18 students graduated in 2010 from Northwestern Oklahoma State University with credentials in biology.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a biology degree from one of Alva's biology schools. If you decide to attend one of Alva's biology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $12,647 per year in instate tuition and $18,878 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for biology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,700 per year, on average, for room and board at Alva-based biology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
As a biologist in Alva, you can expect to make an average salary of $58,200 per year. This is higher than the average salary for biologists in the state.