With an overall population of 6,131 and a student population of 4,881, approximately 4,783 of Coraopolis students attend one of Coraopolis's schools that offer biology programs.
Coraopolis's largest biology school is Robert Morris University. In 2010, Robert Morris University graduated approximately 0 students from its biology program.
If you decide to attend a biology school in Coraopolis, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $20,560.
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 $10,370 per year, on average, for room and board at Coraopolis-based biology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in Coraopolis, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 3,200 biologists in Pennsylvania. Of these biologists, 680 were working in the greater Coraopolis area. The number of biologists in Coraopolis 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 Coraopolis, 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.