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Biology Schools in Mission Viejo, California

There are 44 schools located near Mission Viejo, CA offering biology programs. In 2010, 2,754 students graduated from programs at Mission Viejo biology schools. 2,475 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 113 students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 2,631 students graduate from biology programs in Mission Viejo per year. This accounts for about 30% of biology students who California schools graduate. More specifically, 113 students graduated with an associate's level biology degree, 2,475 with a bachelor's level degree, 101 with a degree at the master's level, and 65 with a doctorate level degree.

44 biology schools are located in Mission Viejo. And out of these, while 20 schools are private, 24 schools are public. Tuition at a public biology school varies from $4,807 to $11,232, while tuition at a private biology school varies from $6,532 to $41,130.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $22,868. While the highest tuition for biology programs, which is $41,130 each year, is at Pitzer College, the lowest tuition in Mission Viejo, which is $4,807 every year, is at California State University-Long Beach.

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

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Mission Viejo, California

On average, 2,631 students graduate from biology programs in Mission Viejo per year. This accounts for about 30% of biology students who California schools graduate. More specifically, 113 students graduated with an associate's level biology degree, 2,475 with a bachelor's level degree, 101 with a degree at the master's level, and 65 with a doctorate level degree.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Mission Viejo, California

  • Certificate 2006: 1
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 1
  • Certificate 2009: 1
  • Certificate 2010: 0
  • Associate 2006: 75
  • Associate 2007: 127
  • Associate 2008: 122
  • Associate 2009: 134
  • Associate 2010: 113
  • Bachelor 2006: 1946
  • Bachelor 2007: 2120
  • Bachelor 2008: 2203
  • Bachelor 2009: 2165
  • Bachelor 2010: 2475
  • Master 2006: 72
  • Master 2007: 64
  • Master 2008: 115
  • Master 2009: 90
  • Master 2010: 101
  • Doctorate 2006: 46
  • Doctorate 2007: 59
  • Doctorate 2008: 67
  • Doctorate 2009: 47
  • Doctorate 2010: 65

Biology Program Availability in Mission Viejo, California

Schools in Mission Viejo offer a total of 94 programs in biology. Of these programs, close to 42.6% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Biology Program Availability in Mission Viejo, California

  • Certificate: 11
  • Associate: 17
  • Bachelor: 40
  • Master: 15
  • Doctorate: 11

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

Mission Viejo vs California Biology Employment

Mission Viejo vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Mission Viejo: 4.612% (1550)

Biology Schools in Mission Viejo, California

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1. Saddleback College

28000 Marguerite Pky
Mission Viejo, CA 92692-3635
(949) 582-4500

Saddleback College offers one biology program and this college, which is located just 48.4 miles from neighboring Manhattan Beach, is 3.0 miles from Mission Viejo, CA. This college is the only community college in Mission Viejo.