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Biology Schools in Lancaster, California

There are 23 schools located near Lancaster, CA offering biology programs. In 2010, 1,410 students graduated from programs at Lancaster biology schools. 1,182 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 106 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,392 students graduate from programs in this city in biology every year. This accounts for 15% of biology students who schools in the state of California graduate. Specifically, 22 students graduated with certificates in biology, 32 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,182 with a bachelor's level degree, 106 with a degree at the master's level, and 68 with a doctorate level degree.

23 biology schools are located in Lancaster. And out of these, while nine schools are public, 14 schools are private. While private biology school tuition varies from $6,532 to $41,130, public biology school tuition varies from $4,807 to $10,781.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $23,944. The lowest tuition in Lancaster, which is $4,807 every year, is at California State Polytechnic University-Pomona, while the highest tuition for biology programs, which is $41,130 every year, is at Pitzer College.

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

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Lancaster, California

On average, 1,392 students graduate from programs in this city in biology every year. This accounts for 15% of biology students who schools in the state of California graduate. Specifically, 22 students graduated with certificates in biology, 32 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,182 with a bachelor's level degree, 106 with a degree at the master's level, and 68 with a doctorate level degree.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Lancaster, California

  • Certificate 2006: 20
  • Certificate 2007: 15
  • Certificate 2008: 12
  • Certificate 2009: 13
  • Certificate 2010: 22
  • Associate 2006: 44
  • Associate 2007: 55
  • Associate 2008: 41
  • Associate 2009: 48
  • Associate 2010: 32
  • Bachelor 2006: 1082
  • Bachelor 2007: 1133
  • Bachelor 2008: 1183
  • Bachelor 2009: 1099
  • Bachelor 2010: 1182
  • Master 2006: 83
  • Master 2007: 69
  • Master 2008: 89
  • Master 2009: 75
  • Master 2010: 106
  • Doctorate 2006: 46
  • Doctorate 2007: 57
  • Doctorate 2008: 50
  • Doctorate 2009: 51
  • Doctorate 2010: 68

Biology Program Availability in Lancaster, California

Schools in Lancaster offer a total of 62 programs in biology. Of these programs, close to 46.8% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Biology Program Availability in Lancaster, California

  • Certificate: 6
  • Associate: 6
  • Bachelor: 29
  • Master: 11
  • Doctorate: 10

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

Lancaster vs California Biology Employment

Lancaster vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Lancaster: 13.062% (4390)

Biology Schools in Lancaster, California

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1. Antelope Valley College

3041 West Ave K
Lancaster, CA 93536-5426
(661) 722-6300

Antelope Valley College, which is just 48.0 miles from neighboring Pico Rivera, is just a short commute away from within Lancaster. It offers two programs in biology. Specifically, it offers students one biology certificate and one associate's level degree in biology. It is the largest institution offering programs in biology in Lancaster, CA.