With an overall population of 36,385 and a student population of 46,596, approximately 46,504 of Spring students attend one of Spring's schools that offer biology programs.
Of the 1 biology schools in Spring, the largest biology school, by student population, is Lone Star College System. In 2010, Lone Star College System graduated approximately 14 students from its biology program.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a biology certificate in Spring. In 2009 tuition at biology schools in Spring was $1,200 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a biology program in Spring.
If you decide to work as a biologist in Spring, your job prospects are good. There were 7,530 biologists working in Texas and 2,540 working in the greater Spring area in 2010. Spring's biologist workforce is projected to increase by 23% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Spring is $55,560 per year, which is higher than the average for biologists state-wide.