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Biology Schools in La Mirada, California

There are 47 schools near La Mirada, CA offering biology programs. In 2010, 3,469 students graduated from programs at La Mirada biology schools. 3,082 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 148 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 3,350 students graduate from programs in La Mirada in biology every year. This accounts for approximately 38% of students who California schools graduate from biology programs. Specifically, 22 students graduated with biology certificates, 125 with a degree at the associate's level, 3,082 with a bachelor's level degree, 148 with a master's level degree, and 92 with a doctorate level degree.

47 biology schools are in La Mirada. Of these, 23 schools are private, while 24 schools are public. Public biology school tuition varies from $4,807 to $11,232, while private biology school tuition varies from $6,532 to $41,130.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $22,208. The highest tuition for biology programs, which is $41,130 each year, is at Pitzer College, while the lowest tuition in La Mirada, which is $4,807 every year, is at California State University-Long Beach.

La Mirada schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for students pursing biology.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in La Mirada, California

On average, 3,350 students graduate from programs in La Mirada in biology every year. This accounts for approximately 38% of students who California schools graduate from biology programs. Specifically, 22 students graduated with biology certificates, 125 with a degree at the associate's level, 3,082 with a bachelor's level degree, 148 with a master's level degree, and 92 with a doctorate level degree.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in La Mirada, California

  • Certificate 2006: 20
  • Certificate 2007: 15
  • Certificate 2008: 12
  • Certificate 2009: 13
  • Certificate 2010: 22
  • Associate 2006: 80
  • Associate 2007: 133
  • Associate 2008: 126
  • Associate 2009: 143
  • Associate 2010: 125
  • Bachelor 2006: 2572
  • Bachelor 2007: 2738
  • Bachelor 2008: 2863
  • Bachelor 2009: 2766
  • Bachelor 2010: 3082
  • Master 2006: 118
  • Master 2007: 103
  • Master 2008: 134
  • Master 2009: 120
  • Master 2010: 148
  • Doctorate 2006: 70
  • Doctorate 2007: 80
  • Doctorate 2008: 97
  • Doctorate 2009: 80
  • Doctorate 2010: 92

Biology Program Availability in La Mirada, California

La Mirada schools offer a total of 104 programs in biology. Of these programs, about 43.3% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the associates level, and the doctoral level.

Biology Program Availability in La Mirada, California

  • Certificate: 12
  • Associate: 16
  • Bachelor: 45
  • Master: 17
  • Doctorate: 14

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39420
  • 25th Percentile: 46810
  • Median: 66550
  • 75th Percentile: 82370
  • 90th Percentile: 100420

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44540
  • 25th Percentile: 57680
  • Median: 74460
  • 75th Percentile: 93090
  • 90th Percentile: 115020

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 86910
  • 25th Percentile: 102720
  • Median: 127810
  • 75th Percentile: 165490
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46360
  • 25th Percentile: 60220
  • Median: 74780
  • 75th Percentile: 94310
  • 90th Percentile: 135960

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 68910
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29390
  • 25th Percentile: 37230
  • Median: 48040
  • 75th Percentile: 56600
  • 90th Percentile: 64840

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44240
  • 25th Percentile: 58930
  • Median: 70340
  • 75th Percentile: 78850
  • 90th Percentile: 91970

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40090
  • 25th Percentile: 49650
  • Median: 69660
  • 75th Percentile: 83350
  • 90th Percentile: 104180

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63660
  • Median Salary 2007: 59380
  • Median Salary 2008: 67920
  • Median Salary 2009: 66270
  • Median Salary 2010: 66550
  • Total Employed 2006: 250
  • Total Employed 2007: 340
  • Total Employed 2008: 290
  • Total Employed 2009: 320
  • Total Employed 2010: 330

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 61930
  • Median Salary 2007: 68080
  • Median Salary 2008: 70170
  • Median Salary 2009: 71120
  • Median Salary 2010: 68910
  • Total Employed 2006: 80
  • Total Employed 2007: 75
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 90

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 108780
  • Median Salary 2007: 109700
  • Median Salary 2008: 120680
  • Median Salary 2009: 117160
  • Median Salary 2010: 127810
  • Total Employed 2006: 1490
  • Total Employed 2007: 1540
  • Total Employed 2008: 1530
  • Total Employed 2009: 1255
  • Total Employed 2010: 980

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 76700
  • Median Salary 2007: 79270
  • Median Salary 2008: 73960
  • Median Salary 2009: 72930
  • Median Salary 2010: 74780
  • Total Employed 2006: 80
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68640
  • Median Salary 2007: 74840
  • Median Salary 2008: 74520
  • Median Salary 2009: 72310
  • Median Salary 2010: 74460
  • Total Employed 2006: 420
  • Total Employed 2007: 420
  • Total Employed 2008: 550
  • Total Employed 2009: 390
  • Total Employed 2010: 470

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36520
  • Median Salary 2007: 35510
  • Median Salary 2008: 37040
  • Median Salary 2009: 41660
  • Median Salary 2010: 48040
  • Total Employed 2006: 1670
  • Total Employed 2007: 1600
  • Total Employed 2008: 1400
  • Total Employed 2009: 1810
  • Total Employed 2010: 1850

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59610
  • Median Salary 2007: 60570
  • Median Salary 2008: 67250
  • Median Salary 2009: 70720
  • Median Salary 2010: 70340
  • Total Employed 2006: 340
  • Total Employed 2007: 450
  • Total Employed 2008: 360
  • Total Employed 2009: 430
  • Total Employed 2010: 470

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 48230
  • Median Salary 2007: 60880
  • Median Salary 2008: 66060
  • Median Salary 2009: 68510
  • Median Salary 2010: 69660
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 130
  • Total Employed 2008: 200
  • Total Employed 2009: 190
  • Total Employed 2010: 130

La Mirada vs California Biology Employment

La Mirada vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in La Mirada: 13.062% (4390)

Biology Schools in La Mirada, California

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1. Biola University

13800 Biola Ave
La Mirada, CA 90639-0001
(562) 903-6000

Biola University, which is located just 18.2 miles from neighboring Glendora, is within commuting distance of central La Mirada and it offers one biology program. It is a 4-year institution and this school is the only institution in La Mirada, CA offering biology.