Titusville has a total population of 6,146 and a student population of 544. Of these students, 544 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
University of Pittsburgh-Titusville is the largest biology school in Titusville, based on student population. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from University of Pittsburgh-Titusville with credentials in biology.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a biology degree from one of Titusville's biology schools. Tuition in 2009 at Titusville's biology schools was $22,632 per year for instate students and $31,252 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,050 for biology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,256 per year, on average, for room and board at Titusville-based biology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,210.
If you plan on staying in Titusville after graduating from biology school, you should know that job prospects for biologists in Titusville, which is the most popular biology profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 1,900 biologists in Pennsylvania. Of these biologists, 60 were working in the greater Titusville area. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 7% in Titusville. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Titusville is $41,460 per year, which is higher than the average for biologists state-wide.