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Biology Schools in Folsom, California

There are six schools near Folsom, CA offering biology programs. In 2010, 867 students graduated from programs at Folsom biology schools. 727 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 113 students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

847 students graduate from programs in this city in biology, on average, every year. This accounts for 9% of students who California schools graduate from biology programs. Specifically, 113 students graduated with a degree in biology at the associate's level, 727 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 16 with a master's level degree, and 11 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Six biology schools are in Folsom. Out of these, while one school is private, five schools are public. Private biology school tuition is $34,100, while public biology school tuition varies from $5,195 to $11,958.

Average tuition for biology programs is $16,301. While the highest tuition for biology programs, which is $34,100 every year, is at the University of the Pacific, the lowest tuition in Folsom, which is $5,195 each year, is at California State University-Sacramento.

Schools in Folsom offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in biology.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Folsom, California

847 students graduate from programs in this city in biology, on average, every year. This accounts for 9% of students who California schools graduate from biology programs. Specifically, 113 students graduated with a degree in biology at the associate's level, 727 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 16 with a master's level degree, and 11 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Folsom, California

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 0
  • Associate 2006: 87
  • Associate 2007: 103
  • Associate 2008: 120
  • Associate 2009: 116
  • Associate 2010: 113
  • Bachelor 2006: 677
  • Bachelor 2007: 703
  • Bachelor 2008: 677
  • Bachelor 2009: 720
  • Bachelor 2010: 727
  • Master 2006: 24
  • Master 2007: 25
  • Master 2008: 18
  • Master 2009: 21
  • Master 2010: 16
  • Doctorate 2006: 15
  • Doctorate 2007: 16
  • Doctorate 2008: 13
  • Doctorate 2009: 16
  • Doctorate 2010: 11

Biology Program Availability in Folsom, California

Schools in Folsom offer a total of 16 programs in biology. Of these programs, close to 25% 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 Folsom, California

  • Certificate: 3
  • Associate: 3
  • Bachelor: 4
  • Master: 4
  • Doctorate: 2

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 52150
  • 25th Percentile: 59170
  • Median: 68210
  • 75th Percentile: 83850
  • 90th Percentile: 101090

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35880
  • 25th Percentile: 50770
  • Median: 71990
  • 75th Percentile: 89780
  • 90th Percentile: 99270

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 68540
  • 25th Percentile: 87600
  • Median: 104020
  • 75th Percentile: 125480
  • 90th Percentile: 148450

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47380
  • 25th Percentile: 63310
  • Median: 69190
  • 75th Percentile: 74590
  • 90th Percentile: 91790

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 52490
  • 25th Percentile: 63370
  • Median: 75860
  • 75th Percentile: 87540
  • 90th Percentile: 104880

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26700
  • 25th Percentile: 31940
  • Median: 39120
  • 75th Percentile: 50570
  • 90th Percentile: 60030

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47350
  • 25th Percentile: 61890
  • Median: 73670
  • 75th Percentile: 83680
  • 90th Percentile: 93310

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 54100
  • 25th Percentile: 61640
  • Median: 75780
  • 75th Percentile: 83580
  • 90th Percentile: 96340

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 56650
  • Median Salary 2007: 58490
  • Median Salary 2008: 59790
  • Median Salary 2009: 66770
  • Median Salary 2010: 68210
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 140
  • Total Employed 2008: 210
  • Total Employed 2009: 190
  • Total Employed 2010: 215

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 70940
  • Median Salary 2007: 73160
  • Median Salary 2008: 77710
  • Median Salary 2009: 74280
  • Median Salary 2010: 75860
  • Total Employed 2006: 140
  • Total Employed 2007: 160
  • Total Employed 2008: 170
  • Total Employed 2009: 140
  • Total Employed 2010: 110

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 94170
  • Median Salary 2007: 96850
  • Median Salary 2008: 100290
  • Median Salary 2009: 100110
  • Median Salary 2010: 104020
  • Total Employed 2006: 370
  • Total Employed 2007: 400
  • Total Employed 2008: 510
  • Total Employed 2009: 490
  • Total Employed 2010: 490

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 61640
  • Median Salary 2007: 65215
  • Median Salary 2008: 68790
  • Median Salary 2009: 68190
  • Median Salary 2010: 69190
  • Total Employed 2006: 320
  • Total Employed 2007: 345
  • Total Employed 2008: 370
  • Total Employed 2009: 380
  • Total Employed 2010: 410

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60800
  • Median Salary 2007: 64470
  • Median Salary 2008: 65860
  • Median Salary 2009: 67510
  • Median Salary 2010: 71990
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 41480
  • Median Salary 2007: 39970
  • Median Salary 2008: 39480
  • Median Salary 2009: 38950
  • Median Salary 2010: 39120
  • Total Employed 2006: 420
  • Total Employed 2007: 290
  • Total Employed 2008: 390
  • Total Employed 2009: 480
  • Total Employed 2010: 390

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64770
  • Median Salary 2007: 67650
  • Median Salary 2008: 69250
  • Median Salary 2009: 72160
  • Median Salary 2010: 73670
  • Total Employed 2006: 340
  • Total Employed 2007: 350
  • Total Employed 2008: 400
  • Total Employed 2009: 370
  • Total Employed 2010: 370

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57330
  • Median Salary 2007: 60460
  • Median Salary 2008: 61200
  • Median Salary 2009: 70250
  • Median Salary 2010: 75780
  • Total Employed 2006: 320
  • Total Employed 2007: 210
  • Total Employed 2008: 220
  • Total Employed 2009: 150
  • Total Employed 2010: 130

Folsom vs California Biology Employment

Folsom vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Folsom: 6.531% (2195)

Biology Schools in Folsom, California

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1. Folsom Lake College

10 College Parkway
Folsom, CA 95630
(916) 608-6572

Folsom Lake College, which is 21.8 miles from Elk Grove, is located within commuting distance of central Folsom. This college offers two biology programs. Specifically, this college offers students one certificate in biology and one degree at the associate's level in biology. It is a public 2-year institution and this community college is the only institution in Folsom, CA offering biology.