With an overall population of 15,121 and a student population of 4,341, approximately 4,278 of Butler students attend one of Butler's schools that offer biology programs.
Butler County Community College is the largest biology school in Butler, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Biology program at Butler County Community College.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Butler in 2010. In 2009 tuition at biology schools in Butler was $2,970 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for biology related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Butler after graduating from biology school, you should know that job prospects for biologists in Butler, which is the most popular biology profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 biologists in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Butler area. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 9% in Butler. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in Butler, you can expect to make an average salary of $33,580 per year. This is lower than the average salary for biologists in the state.