Sewanee has a total population of 2,361 and a student population of 1,543. Of these students, 1,543 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in Sewanee, the largest biology school, by student population, is Sewanee-The University of the South. In 2010, Sewanee-The University of the South graduated approximately 15 students from its biology program.
A reported 20 students graduated with credentials in biology in Sewanee in 2010. If you decide to attend a biology school in Sewanee, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $34,172.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for biology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Sewanee-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $9,760 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many biology graduates choose to work as biologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Sewanee, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,460 biologists in Tennessee, 70 were working in the greater Sewanee area. By the year 2018, the number of biologists is expected to increase by 14% in Sewanee. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in Sewanee, you can expect to make an average salary of $56,560 per year. This is higher than the average salary for biologists in the state.