Langston has a general population of 1,670 and an overall student population of 2,749. Approximately 2,749 of Langston's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in Langston, the largest biology school, by student population, is Langston University. In 2010, approximately 13 students graduated from the Biology program at Langston University.
A reported 13 students graduated with credentials in biology in Langston in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,509 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Langston biology schools was an average of $20,089 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,291 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Langston. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,980 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in Langston, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 580 biologists in Oklahoma. Of these biologists, 480 were working in the greater Langston area. The number of biologists in Langston is expected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in Langston, 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.