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Biology Schools in Fairfield, California

There are 21 schools near Fairfield, CA offering biology programs. In 2010, 2,363 students graduated from programs at Fairfield biology schools. 2,079 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 123 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 2,339 students graduate from programs in this municipality in biology per year. This accounts for about 26% of biology students who California schools graduate. More specifically, 123 students graduated with a degree in biology at the associate's level, 2,079 with a bachelor's level degree, 85 with a degree at the master's level, and 76 with a degree at the doctorate level.

21 biology schools are located in Fairfield. And of these, while 14 schools are public, seven schools are private. Tuition at a private biology school varies from $25,221 to $37,485, while tuition at a public biology school varies from $5,014 to $11,958.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $19,303. The lowest tuition in Fairfield, which is $5,014 every year, is at California State University-East Bay, while the highest tuition for biology programs, which is $37,485 each year, is at Mills College.

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

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Fairfield, California

On average, 2,339 students graduate from programs in this municipality in biology per year. This accounts for about 26% of biology students who California schools graduate. More specifically, 123 students graduated with a degree in biology at the associate's level, 2,079 with a bachelor's level degree, 85 with a degree at the master's level, and 76 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Fairfield, California

  • Certificate 2006: 10
  • Certificate 2007: 4
  • Certificate 2008: 1
  • Certificate 2009: 13
  • Certificate 2010: 0
  • Associate 2006: 81
  • Associate 2007: 96
  • Associate 2008: 136
  • Associate 2009: 148
  • Associate 2010: 123
  • Bachelor 2006: 1843
  • Bachelor 2007: 2011
  • Bachelor 2008: 2023
  • Bachelor 2009: 2169
  • Bachelor 2010: 2079
  • Master 2006: 89
  • Master 2007: 87
  • Master 2008: 77
  • Master 2009: 102
  • Master 2010: 85
  • Doctorate 2006: 66
  • Doctorate 2007: 90
  • Doctorate 2008: 78
  • Doctorate 2009: 77
  • Doctorate 2010: 76

Biology Program Availability in Fairfield, California

Fairfield schools offer a total of 49 biology programs. Of these programs, around 34.7% 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 Fairfield, California

  • Certificate: 7
  • Associate: 8
  • Bachelor: 17
  • Master: 12
  • Doctorate: 5

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
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  • Median: 91320
  • 75th Percentile:
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Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 84090
  • 25th Percentile: 96880
  • Median: 119460
  • 75th Percentile: 137900
  • 90th Percentile: 152600

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29540
  • 25th Percentile: 34730
  • Median: 37080
  • 75th Percentile: 45470
  • 90th Percentile: 53990

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 62750
  • Median Salary 2007: 84060
  • Median Salary 2008: 89145
  • Median Salary 2009: 92235
  • Median Salary 2010: 91320
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 65
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 91970
  • Median Salary 2007: 87720
  • Median Salary 2008: 94740
  • Median Salary 2009: 107530
  • Median Salary 2010: 119460
  • Total Employed 2006: 120
  • Total Employed 2007: 115
  • Total Employed 2008: 110
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 38190
  • Median Salary 2007: 38520
  • Median Salary 2008: 39120
  • Median Salary 2009: 39425
  • Median Salary 2010: 37080
  • Total Employed 2006: 150
  • Total Employed 2007: 200
  • Total Employed 2008: 210
  • Total Employed 2009: 140
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Fairfield vs California Biology Employment

Fairfield vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Fairfield: 0.744% (250)

Biology Schools in Fairfield, California

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1. Solano Community College

4000 Suisun Valley Rd
Fairfield, CA 94534-3197
(707) 864-7000

Solano Community College, which is located 23.9 miles from neighboring Richmond, is located just a short commute away from within Fairfield. This college offers two programs in biology. More specifically, this college offers students one biology certificate and one biology degree at the associate's level. This college is a public 2-year institution and this college is the only institution in Fairfield, CA offering biology.