With an overall population of 5,533 and a student population of 14,891, approximately 12,237 of Media students attend one of Media's schools that offer biology programs.
Media's largest biology school is Delaware County Community College. In 2010, Delaware County Community College graduated approximately 60 students with credentials in biology.
In 2010, 60 students graduated with a biology degree in Media. If you decide to attend a biology school in Media, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,940.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,000 for biology related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Media after graduating from biology school, you should know that job prospects for biologists in Media, which is the most popular biology profession, are average. There were 3,200 biologists working in Pennsylvania and 1,900 working in the greater Media area in 2010. The government projects that the number of biologists in Media will increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Media is $46,030 per year, which is higher than the average for biologists state-wide.