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Biology Schools in Fresno, California

There are six schools conveniently located near Fresno, CA offering biology programs. 168 students graduated with degrees from Fresno biology schools in 2010. 85 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 66 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 150 students graduate from programs in this municipality in biology each year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the state of California graduate from biology programs. Specifically, 66 students graduated with an associate's level degree in biology, 85 with a bachelor's level degree, and 17 with a degree at the master's level.

Six biology schools are located in Fresno. And of these, one school is private, while five schools are public. Public biology school tuition is $4,879, while tuitions at a private biology school are $23,898.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $15,825. While the highest tuition for biology programs, which is $23,898 per year, is at Fresno Pacific University, the lowest tuition in Fresno, which is $4,879 per year, is at California State University-Fresno.

Fresno schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees for students pursing biology.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Fresno, California

On average, 150 students graduate from programs in this municipality in biology each year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the state of California graduate from biology programs. Specifically, 66 students graduated with an associate's level degree in biology, 85 with a bachelor's level degree, and 17 with a degree at the master's level.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Fresno, California

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 0
  • Associate 2006: 29
  • Associate 2007: 42
  • Associate 2008: 42
  • Associate 2009: 77
  • Associate 2010: 66
  • Bachelor 2006: 77
  • Bachelor 2007: 73
  • Bachelor 2008: 78
  • Bachelor 2009: 73
  • Bachelor 2010: 85
  • Master 2006: 11
  • Master 2007: 5
  • Master 2008: 12
  • Master 2009: 11
  • Master 2010: 17

Biology Program Availability in Fresno, California

Fresno schools offer a total of ten programs in biology. Of these programs, 40% are associate's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level and the masters level.

Biology Program Availability in Fresno, California

  • Certificate: 3
  • Associate: 4
  • Bachelor: 2
  • Master: 1

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 68820
  • 25th Percentile: 80280
  • Median: 96430
  • 75th Percentile: 136470
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40600
  • 25th Percentile: 47830
  • Median: 66840
  • 75th Percentile: 93310
  • 90th Percentile: 109580

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22850
  • 25th Percentile: 24940
  • Median: 31320
  • 75th Percentile: 45250
  • 90th Percentile: 56950

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 58370
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 79840
  • Median Salary 2007: 80730
  • Median Salary 2008: 82800
  • Median Salary 2009: 89630
  • Median Salary 2010: 96430
  • Total Employed 2006: 100
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 71060
  • Median Salary 2007: 73990
  • Median Salary 2008: 52310
  • Median Salary 2009: 65760
  • Median Salary 2010: 66840
  • Total Employed 2006: 30
  • Total Employed 2007: 30
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 26640
  • Median Salary 2007: 28570
  • Median Salary 2008: 28330
  • Median Salary 2009: 30770
  • Median Salary 2010: 31320
  • Total Employed 2006: 130
  • Total Employed 2007: 110
  • Total Employed 2008: 100
  • Total Employed 2009: 120
  • Total Employed 2010: 130

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31560
  • Median Salary 2007: 54190
  • Median Salary 2008: 55680
  • Median Salary 2009: 56905
  • Median Salary 2010: 58370
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 30
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Fresno vs California Biology Employment

Fresno vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Fresno: 0.833% (280)

Biology Schools in Fresno, California

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1. California State University - Fresno

5241 N Maple Ave
Fresno, CA 93740
(559) 278-4240

California State University-Fresno, which is 47.4 miles from Tulare, is 4.9 miles from Fresno, CA. FSU offers two programs in biology. More specifically, it offers one bachelor's level degree in biology to students and one degree at the master's level in biology. FSU is a public, 4-year, research institution and this university is one out of two institutions in this municipality offering biology.

2. Fresno City College

1101 E. University Ave
Fresno, CA 93741
(559) 442-4600

Fresno City College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Fresno, CA. This college offers two programs in biology. Specifically, students are offered one biology certificate by this community college and one biology degree at the associate's level. 23,902 students pursue degrees in 166 Fresno City College programs, overall.

3. Fresno Pacific University

1717 S Chestnut Ave
Fresno, CA 93702-4709
(559) 453-2000

Fresno Pacific University, which is just 36.8 miles from Visalia, is within commuting distance of central Fresno and it offers one biology program. Overall, 3,356 students seek degrees in 86 programs at Fresno Pacific.