With an overall population of 10,783 and a student population of 2,473, approximately 2,473 of Snyder students attend one of Snyder's schools that offer biology programs.
Western Texas College is the largest biology school in Snyder, based on student population. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Western Texas College with credentials in biology.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a biology degree from one of Snyder's biology schools. If you decide to attend one of Snyder's biology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $11,092 per year in instate tuition and $11,692 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for biology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Snyder-based biology schools, you will have an added expense of $4,900 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $4,642.
If you plan on staying in Snyder after graduating from biology school, you should know that job prospects for biologists in Snyder, which is the most popular biology profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 93 biologists in Texas were working in the greater Snyder area. The number of biologists in Snyder is expected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in Snyder, you can expect to make an average salary of $36,320 per year. This is lower than the average salary for biologists in the state.