Bristol has a general population of 24,821 and an overall student population of 1,804. Approximately 1,804 of Bristol's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
King College is the largest biology school in Bristol, based on student population. Approximately 12 students graduated in 2010 from King College with credentials in biology.
A total of 12 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Bristol in 2010. If you decide to attend a biology school in Bristol, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,880.
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 Bristol-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,418 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,980.
After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in Bristol, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,460 biologists in Tennessee. Of these biologists, 60 were working in the greater Bristol area. The number of biologists in Bristol is expected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.