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Biology Schools in Chula Vista, California

There are 14 schools located near Chula Vista, CA offering biology programs. 1,053 students graduated with degrees from Chula Vista biology schools in 2010. 746 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 148 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

979 students graduate from programs in this city in biology, on average, each year. This accounts for around 11% of students who schools in the state of California graduate from biology programs. Of those, 148 students graduated with an associate's level degree in biology, 746 with a bachelor's level degree, 103 with a degree at the master's level, and 56 with a doctorate level degree.

14 biology schools are located in Chula Vista. And out of these, while four schools are private, ten schools are public. While tuition at a public biology school varies from $5,044 to $11,306, private biology school tuition varies from $6,300 to $37,372.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $16,861. While the highest tuition for programs in biology, which is $37,372 per year, is at the University of San Diego, the lowest tuition in Chula Vista, which is $5,044 every year, is at California State University-San Marcos.

Chula Vista schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for biology students.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Chula Vista, California

979 students graduate from programs in this city in biology, on average, each year. This accounts for around 11% of students who schools in the state of California graduate from biology programs. Of those, 148 students graduated with an associate's level degree in biology, 746 with a bachelor's level degree, 103 with a degree at the master's level, and 56 with a doctorate level degree.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Chula Vista, California

  • Certificate 2006: 1
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 1
  • Certificate 2009: 1
  • Certificate 2010: 0
  • Associate 2006: 89
  • Associate 2007: 75
  • Associate 2008: 80
  • Associate 2009: 124
  • Associate 2010: 148
  • Bachelor 2006: 618
  • Bachelor 2007: 687
  • Bachelor 2008: 665
  • Bachelor 2009: 657
  • Bachelor 2010: 746
  • Master 2006: 80
  • Master 2007: 91
  • Master 2008: 101
  • Master 2009: 111
  • Master 2010: 103
  • Doctorate 2006: 45
  • Doctorate 2007: 32
  • Doctorate 2008: 59
  • Doctorate 2009: 36
  • Doctorate 2010: 56

Biology Program Availability in Chula Vista, California

Chula Vista schools offer a total of 27 programs in biology. Of these programs, about 29.6% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Biology Program Availability in Chula Vista, California

  • Certificate: 7
  • Associate: 7
  • Bachelor: 8
  • Master: 3
  • Doctorate: 2

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42290
  • 25th Percentile: 52460
  • Median: 69210
  • 75th Percentile: 91370
  • 90th Percentile: 117000

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 55140
  • 25th Percentile: 71650
  • Median: 89570
  • 75th Percentile: 112840
  • 90th Percentile: 135170

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 98520
  • 25th Percentile: 123250
  • Median: 157800
  • 75th Percentile: 166400
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 61330
  • 25th Percentile: 68190
  • Median: 81190
  • 75th Percentile: 92310
  • 90th Percentile: 109770

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43540
  • 25th Percentile: 51620
  • Median: 63570
  • 75th Percentile: 86890
  • 90th Percentile: 129260

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25910
  • 25th Percentile: 33630
  • Median: 42750
  • 75th Percentile: 58580
  • 90th Percentile: 75910

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 31320
  • 25th Percentile: 51610
  • Median: 69550
  • 75th Percentile: 86380
  • 90th Percentile: 105530

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39910
  • 25th Percentile: 44190
  • Median: 57260
  • 75th Percentile: 76480
  • 90th Percentile: 97320

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73360
  • Median Salary 2007: 74020
  • Median Salary 2008: 84040
  • Median Salary 2009: 75930
  • Median Salary 2010: 69210
  • Total Employed 2006: 440
  • Total Employed 2007: 390
  • Total Employed 2008: 590
  • Total Employed 2009: 730
  • Total Employed 2010: 980

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64360
  • Median Salary 2007: 62150
  • Median Salary 2008: 59940
  • Median Salary 2009: 59360
  • Median Salary 2010: 63570
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 130780
  • Median Salary 2007: 132200
  • Median Salary 2008: 141210
  • Median Salary 2009: 139550
  • Median Salary 2010: 157800
  • Total Employed 2006: 1160
  • Total Employed 2007: 1250
  • Total Employed 2008: 1300
  • Total Employed 2009: 1220
  • Total Employed 2010: 1490

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73510
  • Median Salary 2007: 75090
  • Median Salary 2008: 78525
  • Median Salary 2009: 80450
  • Median Salary 2010: 81190
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 65
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 74180
  • Median Salary 2007: 78480
  • Median Salary 2008: 81590
  • Median Salary 2009: 84350
  • Median Salary 2010: 89570
  • Total Employed 2006: 240
  • Total Employed 2007: 320
  • Total Employed 2008: 360
  • Total Employed 2009: 270
  • Total Employed 2010: 190

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39430
  • Median Salary 2007: 41910
  • Median Salary 2008: 46500
  • Median Salary 2009: 46390
  • Median Salary 2010: 42750
  • Total Employed 2006: 2240
  • Total Employed 2007: 1770
  • Total Employed 2008: 1940
  • Total Employed 2009: 2490
  • Total Employed 2010: 2400

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60610
  • Median Salary 2007: 54930
  • Median Salary 2008: 60090
  • Median Salary 2009: 65240
  • Median Salary 2010: 69550
  • Total Employed 2006: 670
  • Total Employed 2007: 600
  • Total Employed 2008: 650
  • Total Employed 2009: 660
  • Total Employed 2010: 760

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 58830
  • Median Salary 2007: 52040
  • Median Salary 2008: 51420
  • Median Salary 2009: 48040
  • Median Salary 2010: 57260
  • Total Employed 2006: 170
  • Total Employed 2007: 200
  • Total Employed 2008: 210
  • Total Employed 2009: 340
  • Total Employed 2010: 330

Chula Vista vs California Biology Employment

Chula Vista vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Chula Vista: 18.715% (6290)

Biology Schools in Chula Vista, California

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1. Southwestern College

900 Otay Lakes Rd
Chula Vista, CA 91910-7299
(619) 482-6550

Southwestern College, which is located 10.7 miles from neighboring El Cajon, is just a short commute away from within Chula Vista. This college offers two programs in biology. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in biology by it and one associate's level degree in biology. This community college is the only community college in Chula Vista.