The largest biology school in Cheyney, by student population, is Cheyney University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Biology program at Cheyney University of Pennsylvania.
A total of 11 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Cheyney in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Cheyney's biology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,008 per year in instate tuition and $28,444 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Cheyney. And if you live on campus at one of the Cheyney-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,746 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,670.
If you plan on staying in Cheyney after graduating from biology school, you should know that job prospects for biologists in Cheyney, which is the most popular biology profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 biologists in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Cheyney area. The number of biologists in Cheyney is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in Cheyney, you can expect to make an average salary of $46,030 per year. This is higher than the average salary for biologists in the state.