With an overall population of 15,850 and a student population of 1,091, approximately 1,091 of Chickasha students attend one of Chickasha's schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in Chickasha, the largest biology school, by student population, is University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma with credentials in biology.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a biology degree from one of Chickasha's biology schools. Tuition in 2009 at Chickasha's biology schools was $13,766 per year for instate students and $18,662 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Chickasha. And if you live on campus at one of the Chickasha-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $5,000 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many biology graduates choose to work as biologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Chickasha, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 biologists in Oklahoma were working in the greater Chickasha area. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 5% in Chickasha. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in Chickasha, you can expect to make an average salary of $30,930 per year. This is lower than the average salary for biologists in the state.