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Biology Schools in Gilroy, California

There are 16 schools around Gilroy, CA offering biology programs. 979 students graduated with degrees from Gilroy biology schools in 2010. 720 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 166 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 874 students graduate from biology programs in this city each year. This accounts for 10% of students who California schools graduate from biology programs. Of those, six students graduated with biology certificates, 166 with an associate's level degree, 720 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 61 with a degree at the master's level, and 26 with a doctorate level degree.

16 biology schools are located in Gilroy. And out of these, 14 schools are public, while two schools are private. Tuition at a private biology school varies from $37,368 to $40,172, while tuition at a public biology school varies from $4,721 to $11,505.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $23,858. The highest tuition for programs in biology, which is $40,172 each year, is at Stanford University, while the lowest tuition in Gilroy, which is $4,721 per year, is at California State University-Monterey Bay.

Biology schools in Gilroy offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Gilroy, California

On average, 874 students graduate from biology programs in this city each year. This accounts for 10% of students who California schools graduate from biology programs. Of those, six students graduated with biology certificates, 166 with an associate's level degree, 720 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 61 with a degree at the master's level, and 26 with a doctorate level degree.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Gilroy, California

  • Certificate 2006: 21
  • Certificate 2007: 4
  • Certificate 2008: 2
  • Certificate 2009: 2
  • Certificate 2010: 6
  • Associate 2006: 91
  • Associate 2007: 105
  • Associate 2008: 143
  • Associate 2009: 142
  • Associate 2010: 166
  • Bachelor 2006: 430
  • Bachelor 2007: 458
  • Bachelor 2008: 516
  • Bachelor 2009: 506
  • Bachelor 2010: 720
  • Master 2006: 69
  • Master 2007: 67
  • Master 2008: 77
  • Master 2009: 68
  • Master 2010: 61
  • Doctorate 2006: 31
  • Doctorate 2007: 30
  • Doctorate 2008: 31
  • Doctorate 2009: 18
  • Doctorate 2010: 26

Biology Program Availability in Gilroy, California

Gilroy schools offer a total of 32 programs in biology. Of these programs, about 34.4% are programs at the associate's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level, the doctoral level, and the masters level.

Biology Program Availability in Gilroy, California

  • Certificate: 9
  • Associate: 11
  • Bachelor: 7
  • Master: 2
  • Doctorate: 3

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 58210
  • 25th Percentile: 69110
  • Median: 86050
  • 75th Percentile: 113910
  • 90th Percentile: 134930

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 49440
  • 25th Percentile: 60110
  • Median: 80150
  • 75th Percentile: 102720
  • 90th Percentile: 124740

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 109650
  • 25th Percentile: 128820
  • Median: 149450
  • 75th Percentile: 166400
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 53910
  • 25th Percentile: 64490
  • Median: 81980
  • 75th Percentile: 110630
  • 90th Percentile: 139820

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 75480
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29220
  • 25th Percentile: 34800
  • Median: 45990
  • 75th Percentile: 62210
  • 90th Percentile: 82540

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 59790
  • 25th Percentile: 69850
  • Median: 83820
  • 75th Percentile: 98650
  • 90th Percentile: 118190

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 56170
  • 25th Percentile: 64940
  • Median: 75750
  • 75th Percentile: 102930
  • 90th Percentile: 138570

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68890
  • Median Salary 2007: 77490
  • Median Salary 2008: 84880
  • Median Salary 2009: 83170
  • Median Salary 2010: 86050
  • Total Employed 2006: 150
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 140
  • Total Employed 2009: 130
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 65810
  • Median Salary 2007: 64100
  • Median Salary 2008: 67370
  • Median Salary 2009: 77900
  • Median Salary 2010: 75480
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 145600
  • Median Salary 2007: 145600
  • Median Salary 2008: 166400
  • Median Salary 2009: 148480
  • Median Salary 2010: 149450
  • Total Employed 2006: 700
  • Total Employed 2007: 750
  • Total Employed 2008: 860
  • Total Employed 2009: 1010
  • Total Employed 2010: 720

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 69785
  • Median Salary 2007: 71285
  • Median Salary 2008: 74550
  • Median Salary 2009: 82390
  • Median Salary 2010: 81980
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 75
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 86240
  • Median Salary 2007: 88610
  • Median Salary 2008: 92090
  • Median Salary 2009: 78850
  • Median Salary 2010: 80150
  • Total Employed 2006: 280
  • Total Employed 2007: 250
  • Total Employed 2008: 240
  • Total Employed 2009: 180
  • Total Employed 2010: 430

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 52970
  • Median Salary 2007: 52670
  • Median Salary 2008: 51250
  • Median Salary 2009: 50550
  • Median Salary 2010: 45990
  • Total Employed 2006: 910
  • Total Employed 2007: 960
  • Total Employed 2008: 1030
  • Total Employed 2009: 970
  • Total Employed 2010: 1130

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 80420
  • Median Salary 2007: 74550
  • Median Salary 2008: 77970
  • Median Salary 2009: 78520
  • Median Salary 2010: 83820
  • Total Employed 2006: 340
  • Total Employed 2007: 365
  • Total Employed 2008: 380
  • Total Employed 2009: 420
  • Total Employed 2010: 450

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 70950
  • Median Salary 2007: 73345
  • Median Salary 2008: 73600
  • Median Salary 2009: 75210
  • Median Salary 2010: 75750
  • Total Employed 2006:
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Gilroy vs California Biology Employment

Gilroy vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Gilroy: 8.807% (2960)

Biology Schools in Gilroy, California

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1. Gavilan College

5055 Santa Teresa Blvd
Gilroy, CA 95020
(408) 848-4800

Gavilan College, which is located 34.3 miles from Santa Clara, is located just a short commute away from within Gilroy. It offers two biology programs. Of those, students are offered one biology certificate by it and one associate's level degree in biology. It is a public 2-year institution and this school is the only institution in Gilroy, CA offering biology.