New Wilmington has a general population of 2,452 and an overall student population of 3,086. Approximately 1,543 of New Wilmington's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in New Wilmington, the largest biology school, by student population, is Westminster College. In 2010, approximately 18 students graduated from the Biology program at Westminster College.
A reported 23 students graduated with credentials in biology in New Wilmington in 2010. In 2009 tuition at biology schools in New Wilmington was $28,040 per year, on average.
After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in New Wilmington, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,900 biologists in Pennsylvania. Of these biologists, 60 were working in the greater New Wilmington area. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 7% in New Wilmington. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in New Wilmington is $41,460 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for biologists.