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Biology Schools in Irvine, California

There are 46 schools near Irvine, CA offering biology programs. 3,187 students graduated from programs at Irvine biology schools in 2010. 2,823 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 128 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

3,069 students graduate from biology programs in Irvine, on average, every year. This accounts for around 35% of biology students who California schools graduate. More specifically, 22 students graduated with certificates in biology, 128 with a degree at the associate's level, 2,823 with a bachelor's level degree, 122 with a degree at the master's level, and 92 with a degree at the doctorate level.

46 biology schools are in Irvine. Out of these, 25 schools are public, while 21 schools are private. While public biology school tuition varies from $4,807 to $11,232, tuition at a private biology school varies from $6,532 to $41,130.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $22,248. While the highest tuition for programs in biology, which is $41,130 per year, is at Pitzer College, the lowest tuition in Irvine, which is $4,807 every year, is at California State University-Long Beach.

Irvine schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in biology.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Irvine, California

3,069 students graduate from biology programs in Irvine, on average, every year. This accounts for around 35% of biology students who California schools graduate. More specifically, 22 students graduated with certificates in biology, 128 with a degree at the associate's level, 2,823 with a bachelor's level degree, 122 with a degree at the master's level, and 92 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Irvine, California

  • Certificate 2006: 20
  • Certificate 2007: 15
  • Certificate 2008: 12
  • Certificate 2009: 13
  • Certificate 2010: 22
  • Associate 2006: 83
  • Associate 2007: 134
  • Associate 2008: 128
  • Associate 2009: 143
  • Associate 2010: 128
  • Bachelor 2006: 2324
  • Bachelor 2007: 2525
  • Bachelor 2008: 2593
  • Bachelor 2009: 2510
  • Bachelor 2010: 2823
  • Master 2006: 95
  • Master 2007: 80
  • Master 2008: 122
  • Master 2009: 104
  • Master 2010: 122
  • Doctorate 2006: 70
  • Doctorate 2007: 80
  • Doctorate 2008: 97
  • Doctorate 2009: 80
  • Doctorate 2010: 92

Biology Program Availability in Irvine, California

Irvine schools offer a total of 104 programs in biology. Of these programs, approximately 40.4% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Biology Program Availability in Irvine, California

  • Certificate: 14
  • Associate: 18
  • Bachelor: 42
  • Master: 16
  • Doctorate: 14

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 49540
  • 25th Percentile: 65510
  • Median: 75820
  • 75th Percentile: 90850
  • 90th Percentile: 109150

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47230
  • 25th Percentile: 59820
  • Median: 81370
  • 75th Percentile: 104300
  • 90th Percentile: 123830

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 88280
  • 25th Percentile: 108720
  • Median: 144900
  • 75th Percentile: 166400
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42510
  • 25th Percentile: 50710
  • Median: 66290
  • 75th Percentile: 82900
  • 90th Percentile: 93040

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41900
  • 25th Percentile: 45980
  • Median: 55170
  • 75th Percentile: 61950
  • 90th Percentile: 67610

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22800
  • 25th Percentile: 31070
  • Median: 38730
  • 75th Percentile: 48470
  • 90th Percentile: 64200

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40580
  • 25th Percentile: 51070
  • Median: 67570
  • 75th Percentile: 83360
  • 90th Percentile: 94670

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43930
  • 25th Percentile: 55690
  • Median: 70380
  • 75th Percentile: 86760
  • 90th Percentile: 106970

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68280
  • Median Salary 2007: 65900
  • Median Salary 2008: 69450
  • Median Salary 2009: 71560
  • Median Salary 2010: 75820
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 220
  • Total Employed 2008: 190
  • Total Employed 2009: 240
  • Total Employed 2010: 200

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 28765
  • Median Salary 2007: 29750
  • Median Salary 2008: 32340
  • Median Salary 2009: 54630
  • Median Salary 2010: 55170
  • Total Employed 2006: 35
  • Total Employed 2007: 35
  • Total Employed 2008: 35
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 105520
  • Median Salary 2007: 103080
  • Median Salary 2008: 110540
  • Median Salary 2009: 128090
  • Median Salary 2010: 144900
  • Total Employed 2006: 470
  • Total Employed 2007: 470
  • Total Employed 2008: 480
  • Total Employed 2009: 480
  • Total Employed 2010: 400

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 75125
  • Median Salary 2007: 76740
  • Median Salary 2008: 80250
  • Median Salary 2009: 82220
  • Median Salary 2010: 66290
  • Total Employed 2006: 45
  • Total Employed 2007: 45
  • Total Employed 2008: 45
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 120

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 81340
  • Median Salary 2007: 85990
  • Median Salary 2008: 84410
  • Median Salary 2009: 78680
  • Median Salary 2010: 81370
  • Total Employed 2006: 180
  • Total Employed 2007: 120
  • Total Employed 2008: 100
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 190

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 42570
  • Median Salary 2007: 35520
  • Median Salary 2008: 33610
  • Median Salary 2009: 35380
  • Median Salary 2010: 38730
  • Total Employed 2006: 350
  • Total Employed 2007: 470
  • Total Employed 2008: 430
  • Total Employed 2009: 490
  • Total Employed 2010: 310

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 61800
  • Median Salary 2007: 64235
  • Median Salary 2008: 65615
  • Median Salary 2009: 66990
  • Median Salary 2010: 67570
  • Total Employed 2006: 290
  • Total Employed 2007: 220
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 185
  • Total Employed 2010: 220

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54640
  • Median Salary 2007: 55660
  • Median Salary 2008: 56300
  • Median Salary 2009: 58170
  • Median Salary 2010: 70380
  • Total Employed 2006: 30
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Irvine vs California Biology Employment

Irvine vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Irvine: 4.612% (1550)

Biology Schools in Irvine, California

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1. Concordia University - Irvine

1530 Concordia West
Irvine, CA 92612-3203
(949) 854-8002

Concordia University-Irvine offers one program in biology and Concordia, which is 33.0 miles from neighboring Gardena, is within commuting distance of central Irvine. It is a 4-year institution and Concordia is one out of two institutions in Irvine, CA offering biology.

2. The University of California - Irvine

University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697
(949) 824-5011

The University of California-Irvine offers three programs in biology. Of those, it offers one biology degree at the bachelor's level to students, one master's level biology degree, and one doctorate level biology degree. UCI, which is located 41.7 miles from Rialto, is within commuting distance of central Irvine. UCI is a public, 4-year, research institution and this university is one out of three institutions in Irvine, CA offering biology.

3. Irvine Valley College

5500 Irvine Center Drive
Irvine, CA 92618-0301
(949) 451-5100

Irvine Valley College, which is located just 27.9 miles from Montclair, is within commuting distance of central Irvine. It offers two programs in biology. Out of those, this college offers one certificate in biology to students and one degree at the associate's level in biology. It ranks first in terms of enrollment in Irvine, CA.