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Biology Schools in El Cajon, California

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

Overview

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

14 biology schools are in El Cajon. 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, tuition at a private biology school varies from $6,300 to $37,372.

Average tuition for biology programs is $16,861. The highest tuition for biology programs, which is $37,372 every year, is at the University of San Diego, while the lowest tuition in El Cajon, which is $5,044 every year, is at California State University-San Marcos.

Schools in El Cajon offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for biology students.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in El Cajon, California

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

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in El Cajon, 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 El Cajon, California

Schools in El Cajon offer a total of 27 biology programs. Of these programs, around 29.6% 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 El Cajon, 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

El Cajon vs California Biology Employment

El Cajon vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in El Cajon: 18.715% (6290)

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1. San Diego Christian College

2100 Greenfield Dr
El Cajon, CA 92019-1157
(619) 201-8700

San Diego Christian College, which is 33.9 miles from neighboring Vista, is located a short commute away from within El Cajon and SDCC offers one program in biology. This school is the largest institution offering programs in biology in El Cajon, CA.

2. Cuyamaca College

900 Rancho San Diego Pky
El Cajon, CA 92019
(619) 660-4000

Cuyamaca College, which is located just 12.9 miles from San Diego, is located just a short commute away from within El Cajon. This college offers two biology programs. Out of those, this community college offers students one certificate in biology and one biology degree at the associate's level. 9,907 students pursue degrees in 82 programs at this college, overall.

3. Grossmont College

8800 Grossmont College Dr
El Cajon, CA 92020-1799
(619) 644-7000

Grossmont College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1961. It is in the suburbs of El Cajon, California. It offers students 64 certificates and 64 degrees at the associates level. In 2010, 19,659 students sought degrees from the 64 programs at this community college. It offers subjects such as business management, forensic science, and animation. This community college is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges. This college is one of 98 community colleges in California.