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Biology Schools in Fairmont, West Virginia

Biology Schools in Fairmont, WV

Fairmont has a total population of 19,097 and a student population of 7,406. Of these students, 4,574 are enrolled in schools that offer biology programs.

Fairmont's largest biology school is Fairmont State University. In 2010, approximately 6 students graduated from the Biology program at Fairmont State University.

A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in biology in Fairmont in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Fairmont's biology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,872 per year in instate tuition and $21,604 per year in out of state tuition.

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, you will face an additional expense of $6,570 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.

Biology Salaries and Career Outlook in Fairmont

If you decide to work as a biologist in Fairmont, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 biologists in West Virginia were working in the greater Fairmont area. The number of biologists in Fairmont is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for biologists.

The average salary you can expect to earn as a biologist in Fairmont is $45,520 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for biologists.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Biology Degree in Fairmont
  • Associates Degree in Biology
  • Bachelors Degree in Biology
  • Biology Classes
  • Biology Courses
  • Biology Training

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  1. 1Fairmont State UniversityFairmont State University

    1201 Locust Ave, Fairmont, West Virginia 26554-2470

    Awards Offered:
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree