Annandale has a general population of 54,994 and an overall student population of 47,195. Approximately 46,619 of Annandale's students are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.
The largest biology school in Annandale, by student population, is Northern Virginia Community College. Approximately 186 students graduated in 2010 from Northern Virginia Community College with credentials in biology.
A total of 186 students graduated with credentials in biology from biology schools in Annandale in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,523 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for biology related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in biology, if you decide to work as a biologist in Annandale, your job prospects are good. There were 3,190 biologists working in Virginia and 3,760 working in the greater Annandale area in 2010. Annandale's biologist workforce is projected to increase by 34% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.
As a biologist in Annandale, you can expect to make an average salary of $95,860 per year. This is higher than the average salary for biologists in the state.