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Biology Schools in Claremont, California

There are 48 schools conveniently located near Claremont, CA offering biology programs. In 2010, 3,459 students graduated with degrees from Claremont biology schools. 3,061 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 148 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 3,347 students graduate from programs in this city in biology each year. This accounts for approximately 38% of students who California schools graduate from biology programs. More specifically, 22 students graduated with biology certificates, 136 with a degree at the associate's level, 3,061 with a bachelor's level degree, 148 with a master's level degree, and 92 with a doctorate level degree.

48 biology schools are located in Claremont. Of these, 22 schools are private, while 26 schools are public. While public biology school tuition varies from $4,807 to $11,232, private biology school tuition varies from $6,532 to $41,130.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $21,513. The lowest tuition in Claremont, which is $4,807 every year, is at California State University-Long Beach, while the highest tuition for biology programs, which is $41,130 each year, is at Pitzer College.

Claremont biology schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Claremont, California

On average, 3,347 students graduate from programs in this city in biology each year. This accounts for approximately 38% of students who California schools graduate from biology programs. More specifically, 22 students graduated with biology certificates, 136 with a degree at the associate's level, 3,061 with a bachelor's level degree, 148 with a master's level degree, and 92 with a doctorate level degree.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Claremont, California

  • Certificate 2006: 20
  • Certificate 2007: 15
  • Certificate 2008: 12
  • Certificate 2009: 13
  • Certificate 2010: 22
  • Associate 2006: 103
  • Associate 2007: 151
  • Associate 2008: 145
  • Associate 2009: 169
  • Associate 2010: 136
  • Bachelor 2006: 2549
  • Bachelor 2007: 2719
  • Bachelor 2008: 2848
  • Bachelor 2009: 2746
  • Bachelor 2010: 3061
  • Master 2006: 118
  • Master 2007: 103
  • Master 2008: 134
  • Master 2009: 120
  • Master 2010: 148
  • Doctorate 2006: 70
  • Doctorate 2007: 80
  • Doctorate 2008: 97
  • Doctorate 2009: 80
  • Doctorate 2010: 92

Biology Program Availability in Claremont, California

Schools in Claremont offer a total of 107 biology programs. Of these programs, about 41.1% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Biology Program Availability in Claremont, California

  • Certificate: 14
  • Associate: 18
  • Bachelor: 44
  • Master: 17
  • Doctorate: 14

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39420
  • 25th Percentile: 46810
  • Median: 66550
  • 75th Percentile: 82370
  • 90th Percentile: 100420

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44540
  • 25th Percentile: 57680
  • Median: 74460
  • 75th Percentile: 93090
  • 90th Percentile: 115020

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 86910
  • 25th Percentile: 102720
  • Median: 127810
  • 75th Percentile: 165490
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46360
  • 25th Percentile: 60220
  • Median: 74780
  • 75th Percentile: 94310
  • 90th Percentile: 135960

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 68910
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29390
  • 25th Percentile: 37230
  • Median: 48040
  • 75th Percentile: 56600
  • 90th Percentile: 64840

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44240
  • 25th Percentile: 58930
  • Median: 70340
  • 75th Percentile: 78850
  • 90th Percentile: 91970

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40090
  • 25th Percentile: 49650
  • Median: 69660
  • 75th Percentile: 83350
  • 90th Percentile: 104180

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63660
  • Median Salary 2007: 59380
  • Median Salary 2008: 67920
  • Median Salary 2009: 66270
  • Median Salary 2010: 66550
  • Total Employed 2006: 250
  • Total Employed 2007: 340
  • Total Employed 2008: 290
  • Total Employed 2009: 320
  • Total Employed 2010: 330

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 61930
  • Median Salary 2007: 68080
  • Median Salary 2008: 70170
  • Median Salary 2009: 71120
  • Median Salary 2010: 68910
  • Total Employed 2006: 80
  • Total Employed 2007: 75
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 90

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 108780
  • Median Salary 2007: 109700
  • Median Salary 2008: 120680
  • Median Salary 2009: 117160
  • Median Salary 2010: 127810
  • Total Employed 2006: 1490
  • Total Employed 2007: 1540
  • Total Employed 2008: 1530
  • Total Employed 2009: 1255
  • Total Employed 2010: 980

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 76700
  • Median Salary 2007: 79270
  • Median Salary 2008: 73960
  • Median Salary 2009: 72930
  • Median Salary 2010: 74780
  • Total Employed 2006: 80
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68640
  • Median Salary 2007: 74840
  • Median Salary 2008: 74520
  • Median Salary 2009: 72310
  • Median Salary 2010: 74460
  • Total Employed 2006: 420
  • Total Employed 2007: 420
  • Total Employed 2008: 550
  • Total Employed 2009: 390
  • Total Employed 2010: 470

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36520
  • Median Salary 2007: 35510
  • Median Salary 2008: 37040
  • Median Salary 2009: 41660
  • Median Salary 2010: 48040
  • Total Employed 2006: 1670
  • Total Employed 2007: 1600
  • Total Employed 2008: 1400
  • Total Employed 2009: 1810
  • Total Employed 2010: 1850

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59610
  • Median Salary 2007: 60570
  • Median Salary 2008: 67250
  • Median Salary 2009: 70720
  • Median Salary 2010: 70340
  • Total Employed 2006: 340
  • Total Employed 2007: 450
  • Total Employed 2008: 360
  • Total Employed 2009: 430
  • Total Employed 2010: 470

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 48230
  • Median Salary 2007: 60880
  • Median Salary 2008: 66060
  • Median Salary 2009: 68510
  • Median Salary 2010: 69660
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 130
  • Total Employed 2008: 200
  • Total Employed 2009: 190
  • Total Employed 2010: 130

Claremont vs California Biology Employment

Claremont vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Claremont: 13.062% (4390)

Biology Schools in Claremont, California

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1. Claremont McKenna College

500 E 9th St
Claremont, CA 91711-6400
(909) 621-8000

Claremont McKenna College offers three programs in biology. Students are offered three degrees at the bachelor's level in biology by it. Claremont, which is located just 39.2 miles from neighboring Hawthorne, is within commuting distance of central Claremont. In terms of enrollment, this school ranks third in Claremont, CA.

2. Harvey Mudd College

301 Platt Blvd.
Claremont, CA 91711
(909) 621-8000

Harvey Mudd College offers one program in biology and this school, which is located 40.6 miles from Torrance, is near Claremont, CA.

3. Pomona College

550 N College Ave
Claremont, CA 91711-6319
(909) 621-8131

Pomona College offers two programs in biology. This school offers students two bachelor's level degrees in biology. This liberal arts college, which is located 3.0 miles from Pomona, is within commuting distance of central Claremont. Pomona is one of 7 liberal arts colleges in Claremont.

4. Pitzer College

1050 North Mills Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711-6101
(909) 621-8000

Pitzer College, which is just 26.5 miles from neighboring Garden Grove, is located a short commute away from within Claremont. It offers three programs in biology. This school offers students three bachelor's level degrees in biology. Pitzer is the sixth largest institution offering programs in biology in Claremont, CA.

5. Scripps College

1030 North Columbia Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711-3905
(909) 621-8149

Scripps College, which is located 7.9 miles from Chino Hills, is located within commuting distance of central Claremont. It offers three biology programs. Students are offered three degrees at the bachelor's level in biology by Scripps. It is the ninth biggest institution offering programs in biology in Claremont, CA.

6. Claremont Graduate University

150 E Tenth St
Claremont, CA 91711-6160
(909) 621-8000

Claremont Graduate University, which is located 30.4 miles from South Gate, is near Claremont, CA. This school offers two biology programs. Specifically, students are offered one degree at the master's level in biology by CGU and one doctorate level biology degree. Overall, 2,265 students seek degrees in 52 Claremont programs.