With an overall population of 8,994 and a student population of 2,066, approximately 1,984 of Latrobe students attend one of Latrobe's schools that offer biology programs.
Saint Vincent College is the largest biology school in Latrobe, based on student population. Approximately 35 students graduated in 2010 from Saint Vincent College with credentials in biology.
A reported 36 students graduated with credentials in biology in Latrobe in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,591 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for biology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Latrobe-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $8,184 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a biologist in Latrobe, your job prospects are average. There were 3,200 biologists working in Pennsylvania and 680 working in the greater Latrobe area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 9% in Latrobe. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in Latrobe, 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.