With an overall population of 3,939 and a student population of 138, approximately 138 of Madisonville students attend one of Madisonville's schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in Madisonville, the largest biology school, by student population, is Hiwassee College. In 2010, Hiwassee College graduated approximately 0 students from its biology program.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,430 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for biology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Madisonville-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $6,900 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,930.
Many biology graduates choose to work as biologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Madisonville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,460 biologists in Tennessee, 70 were working in the greater Madisonville area. The government projects that the number of biologists in Madisonville will increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in Madisonville, you can expect to make an average salary of $54,940 per year. This is higher than the average salary for biologists in the state.