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Biology Schools in Livermore, California

There are 28 schools around Livermore, CA offering biology programs. 2,350 students graduated with degrees from Livermore biology schools in 2010. 1,878 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 252 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 2,274 students graduate from programs in this city in biology each year. This accounts for around 26% of students who California schools graduate from biology programs. Of those, three students graduated with biology certificates, 252 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,878 with a bachelor's level degree, 131 with a master's level degree, and 86 with a degree at the doctorate level.

28 biology schools are in Livermore. Of these, 19 schools are public, while nine schools are private. While private biology school tuition varies from $28,500 to $40,172, tuition at a public biology school varies from $5,014 to $10,940.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $24,647. The highest tuition for biology programs, which is $40,172 per year, is at Stanford University, while the lowest tuition in Livermore, which is $5,014 every year, is at California State University-East Bay.

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

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Livermore, California

On average, 2,274 students graduate from programs in this city in biology each year. This accounts for around 26% of students who California schools graduate from biology programs. Of those, three students graduated with biology certificates, 252 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,878 with a bachelor's level degree, 131 with a master's level degree, and 86 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Livermore, California

  • Certificate 2006: 31
  • Certificate 2007: 8
  • Certificate 2008: 3
  • Certificate 2009: 16
  • Certificate 2010: 3
  • Associate 2006: 155
  • Associate 2007: 182
  • Associate 2008: 256
  • Associate 2009: 267
  • Associate 2010: 252
  • Bachelor 2006: 1463
  • Bachelor 2007: 1633
  • Bachelor 2008: 1719
  • Bachelor 2009: 1740
  • Bachelor 2010: 1878
  • Master 2006: 132
  • Master 2007: 121
  • Master 2008: 136
  • Master 2009: 147
  • Master 2010: 131
  • Doctorate 2006: 74
  • Doctorate 2007: 97
  • Doctorate 2008: 84
  • Doctorate 2009: 75
  • Doctorate 2010: 86

Biology Program Availability in Livermore, California

Livermore schools offer a total of 60 programs in biology. Of these programs, about 28.3% 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 Livermore, California

  • Certificate: 13
  • Associate: 15
  • Bachelor: 17
  • Master: 10
  • Doctorate: 5

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48790
  • 25th Percentile: 62660
  • Median: 78950
  • 75th Percentile: 100250
  • 90th Percentile: 117820

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 65290
  • 25th Percentile: 79710
  • Median: 93830
  • 75th Percentile: 108630
  • 90th Percentile: 118760

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 83540
  • 25th Percentile: 104860
  • Median: 131930
  • 75th Percentile: 166400
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47290
  • 25th Percentile: 56370
  • Median: 78180
  • 75th Percentile: 94150
  • 90th Percentile: 116550

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48430
  • 25th Percentile: 52580
  • Median: 59510
  • 75th Percentile: 92160
  • 90th Percentile: 127900

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28400
  • 25th Percentile: 35640
  • Median: 48030
  • 75th Percentile: 60870
  • 90th Percentile: 80670

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 52730
  • 25th Percentile: 67970
  • Median: 81460
  • 75th Percentile: 104230
  • 90th Percentile: 139200

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45680
  • 25th Percentile: 59970
  • Median: 73550
  • 75th Percentile: 100470
  • 90th Percentile: 129780

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68440
  • Median Salary 2007: 72600
  • Median Salary 2008: 78530
  • Median Salary 2009: 76240
  • Median Salary 2010: 78950
  • Total Employed 2006: 290
  • Total Employed 2007: 260
  • Total Employed 2008: 440
  • Total Employed 2009: 340
  • Total Employed 2010: 420

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 87280
  • Median Salary 2007: 89280
  • Median Salary 2008: 92840
  • Median Salary 2009: 81820
  • Median Salary 2010: 59510
  • Total Employed 2006: 145
  • Total Employed 2007: 140
  • Total Employed 2008: 120
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 120

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 126220
  • Median Salary 2007: 125970
  • Median Salary 2008: 127860
  • Median Salary 2009: 123500
  • Median Salary 2010: 131930
  • Total Employed 2006: 680
  • Total Employed 2007: 680
  • Total Employed 2008: 820
  • Total Employed 2009: 690
  • Total Employed 2010: 670

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 58820
  • Median Salary 2007: 62180
  • Median Salary 2008: 66990
  • Median Salary 2009: 79040
  • Median Salary 2010: 78180
  • Total Employed 2006: 30
  • Total Employed 2007: 30
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 140
  • Total Employed 2010: 170

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 85330
  • Median Salary 2007: 91530
  • Median Salary 2008: 89300
  • Median Salary 2009: 92310
  • Median Salary 2010: 93830
  • Total Employed 2006: 140
  • Total Employed 2007: 140
  • Total Employed 2008: 110
  • Total Employed 2009: 240
  • Total Employed 2010: 270

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 42040
  • Median Salary 2007: 45910
  • Median Salary 2008: 46030
  • Median Salary 2009: 44860
  • Median Salary 2010: 48030
  • Total Employed 2006: 730
  • Total Employed 2007: 710
  • Total Employed 2008: 1580
  • Total Employed 2009: 1520
  • Total Employed 2010: 1460

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 74840
  • Median Salary 2007: 79350
  • Median Salary 2008: 82990
  • Median Salary 2009: 79870
  • Median Salary 2010: 81460
  • Total Employed 2006: 210
  • Total Employed 2007: 180
  • Total Employed 2008: 180
  • Total Employed 2009: 140
  • Total Employed 2010: 160

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 69970
  • Median Salary 2007: 87820
  • Median Salary 2008: 91120
  • Median Salary 2009: 89030
  • Median Salary 2010: 73550
  • Total Employed 2006:
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  • Total Employed 2008:
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  • Total Employed 2010:

Livermore vs California Biology Employment

Livermore vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Livermore: 9.729% (3270)

Biology Schools in Livermore, California

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1. Las Positas College

3000 Campus Hill Drive
Livermore, CA 94551-7650
(925) 424-1000

Las Positas College, which is located 20.6 miles from neighboring Tracy, is just a short commute away from within Livermore and this school offers one program in biology. This school is a public 2-year institution and it is the only institution in Livermore, CA offering biology.