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Biology Schools in Downey, California

There are 48 schools near Downey, CA offering biology programs. In 2010, 3,456 students graduated with degrees from Downey biology schools. 3,066 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 148 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

3,347 students graduate from programs in Downey in biology, on average, every year. This accounts for around 38% of biology students who schools in the state of California graduate. Specifically, 22 students graduated with biology certificates, 128 with an associate's level degree, 3,066 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 148 with a master's level degree, and 92 with a degree at the doctorate level.

48 biology schools are located in Downey. Out of these, while 23 schools are private, 25 schools are public. Private biology school tuition varies from $6,532 to $41,130, while public biology school tuition varies from $4,807 to $11,232.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $22,096. While the highest tuition for programs in biology, which is $41,130 each year, is at Pitzer College, the lowest tuition in Downey, which is $4,807 each year, is at California State University-Long Beach.

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

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Downey, California

3,347 students graduate from programs in Downey in biology, on average, every year. This accounts for around 38% of biology students who schools in the state of California graduate. Specifically, 22 students graduated with biology certificates, 128 with an associate's level degree, 3,066 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 148 with a master's level degree, and 92 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Downey, California

  • Certificate 2006: 20
  • Certificate 2007: 15
  • Certificate 2008: 12
  • Certificate 2009: 13
  • Certificate 2010: 22
  • Associate 2006: 85
  • Associate 2007: 134
  • Associate 2008: 135
  • Associate 2009: 148
  • Associate 2010: 128
  • Bachelor 2006: 2541
  • Bachelor 2007: 2731
  • Bachelor 2008: 2861
  • Bachelor 2009: 2759
  • Bachelor 2010: 3066
  • 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 Downey, California

Downey schools offer a total of 105 programs in biology. Of these programs, approximately 42.9% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the associates level, and the doctoral level.

Biology Program Availability in Downey, California

  • Certificate: 12
  • Associate: 17
  • Bachelor: 45
  • 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

Downey vs California Biology Employment

Downey vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Downey: 13.062% (4390)

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1. Azusa Pacific University

901 E Alosta
Azusa, CA 91702-7000
(626) 969-3434

2. Biola University

13800 Biola Ave
La Mirada, CA 90639-0001
(562) 903-6000

3. California Baptist University

8432 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA 92504-3297
(951) 689-5771

4. California Institute of Technology

1200 E California Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91125
(626) 395-6811

5. California Lutheran University

60 W Olsen Rd
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360-2787
(805) 492-2411

6. California State Polytechnic University - Pomona

3801 West Temple Avenue
Pomona, CA 91768
(909) 869-7659

7. California State University - Dominguez Hills

1000 E Victoria St
Carson, CA 90747-0005
(310) 243-3300

8. California State University - Fullerton

800 N State College Blvd
Fullerton, CA 92831-3599
(657) 278-2011

9. California State University - Long Beach

1250 Bellflower Blvd
Long Beach, CA 90840-0115
(562) 985-4111

10. California State University - Los Angeles

5151 State University Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90032
(323) 343-3000

11. California State University - Northridge

18111 Nordhoff St
Northridge, CA 91330
(818) 677-1200

12. California State University - San Bernardino

5500 University Pky
San Bernardino, CA 92407-2397
(909) 537-5000

13. Cerritos College

11110 Alondra Blvd
Norwalk, CA 90650-6298
(562) 860-2451

14. Chapman University

One University Dr.
Orange, CA 92866
(714) 997-6815

15. Claremont Graduate University

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

16. Claremont McKenna College

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

17. Cleveland Chiropractic College of Los Angeles

590 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90004-2196
(323) 660-6166

18. Concordia University - Irvine

1530 Concordia West
Irvine, CA 92612-3203
(949) 854-8002

19. The El Camino Community College District

16007 Crenshaw Blvd
Torrance, CA 90506
(310) 532-3670

20. Fullerton College

321 E Chapman Avenue
Fullerton, CA 92832-2095
(714) 992-7000

21. Glendale Community College

1500 N Verdugo Rd
Glendale, CA 91208-2894
(818) 240-1000

22. Golden West College

15744 Goldenwest St.
Huntington Beach, CA 92647-2710
(714) 892-7711

23. Harvey Mudd College

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

24. Irvine Valley College

5500 Irvine Center Drive
Irvine, CA 92618-0301
(949) 451-5100

25. La Sierra University

4500 Riverwalk Parkway
Riverside, CA 92515-8247
(951) 785-2000

26. Long Beach City College

4901 E. Carson St.
Long Beach, CA 90808-1706
(562) 938-4111

27. Los Angeles Valley College

5800 Fulton Avenue
Valley Glen, CA 91401-4096
(818) 947-2600

28. Loyola Marymount University

One Lmu Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90045-2659
(310) 338-2700

29. Moorpark College

7075 Campus Rd
Moorpark, CA 93021-1695
(805) 378-1400

30. Mount St Mary's College

12001 Chalon Rd
Los Angeles, CA 90049-1599
(310) 954-4000

31. Occidental College

1600 Campus Rd
Los Angeles, CA 90041-3392
(323) 259-2500

32. Orange Coast College

2701 Fairview Road
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(714) 432-5072

33. Pepperdine University

24255 Pacific Coast Hwy
Malibu, CA 90263
(310) 506-4000

34. Pitzer College

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

35. Pomona College

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

36. Saddleback College

28000 Marguerite Pky
Mission Viejo, CA 92692-3635
(949) 582-4500

37. San Bernardino Valley College

701 South Mount Vernon Avenue
San Bernardino, CA 92410-2798
(909) 384-4400

38. Santa Ana College

1530 W. 17th Street
Santa Ana, CA 92706-3398
(714) 564-6000

39. Santiago Canyon College

8045 E Chapman
Orange, CA 92869-4512
(714) 628-4900

40. Scripps College

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

41. The Master's College and Seminary

21726 Placerita Canyon Road
Santa Clarita, CA 91321-1200
(661) 259-3540

42. The University of California - Irvine

University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697
(949) 824-5011

43. The University of California - Los Angeles

405 Hilgard Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1405
(310) 825-4321

44. The University of California - Riverside

900 University Ave
Riverside, CA 92521
(951) 827-1012

45. The University of La Verne

1950 Third St
La Verne, CA 91750-4401
(909) 593-3511x4900

46. The Vanguard University of Southern California

55 Fair Dr
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(714) 556-3610

47. West Los Angeles College

9000 Overland Avenue
Culver City, CA 90230-3519
(310) 287-4200

48. Whittier College

13406 E Philadelphia Street
Whittier, CA 90601
(562) 907-4205