Youngwood has a total population of 4,138 and a student population of 7,089. Of these students, 7,089 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Westmoreland County Community College is the largest biology school in Youngwood, based on student population. In 2010, Westmoreland County Community College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in biology.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a biology degree in Youngwood. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,700 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,300 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Youngwood.
If you plan on staying in Youngwood after graduating from biology school, you should know that job prospects for biologists in Youngwood, which is the most popular biology profession, are average. There were 3,200 biologists working in Pennsylvania and 680 working in the greater Youngwood area in 2010. Youngwood's biologist workforce is projected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in Youngwood, 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.