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Biology Schools in Oceanside, California

There are 24 schools located near Oceanside, CA offering biology programs. 2,102 students graduated with degrees from Oceanside biology schools in 2010. 1,711 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 218 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

1,932 students graduate from biology programs in Oceanside, on average, per year. This accounts for about 23% of biology students who California schools graduate. More specifically, 218 students graduated with a biology degree at the associate's level, 1,711 with a bachelor's level degree, 107 with a master's level degree, and 66 with a degree at the doctorate level.

24 biology schools are in Oceanside. And of these, eight schools are private, while 16 schools are public. While tuition at a public biology school varies from $5,044 to $11,306, tuition at a private biology school varies from $6,300 to $38,524.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $19,791. The highest tuition for biology programs, which is $38,524 every year, is at Chapman University, while the lowest tuition in Oceanside, which is $5,044 each year, is at California State University-San Marcos.

Oceanside schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for biology students.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Oceanside, California

1,932 students graduate from biology programs in Oceanside, on average, per year. This accounts for about 23% of biology students who California schools graduate. More specifically, 218 students graduated with a biology degree at the associate's level, 1,711 with a bachelor's level degree, 107 with a master's level degree, and 66 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Oceanside, California

  • Certificate 2006: 1
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 1
  • Certificate 2009: 1
  • Certificate 2010: 0
  • Associate 2006: 113
  • Associate 2007: 132
  • Associate 2008: 158
  • Associate 2009: 211
  • Associate 2010: 218
  • Bachelor 2006: 1370
  • Bachelor 2007: 1504
  • Bachelor 2008: 1422
  • Bachelor 2009: 1492
  • Bachelor 2010: 1711
  • Master 2006: 80
  • Master 2007: 91
  • Master 2008: 103
  • Master 2009: 122
  • Master 2010: 107
  • Doctorate 2006: 56
  • Doctorate 2007: 40
  • Doctorate 2008: 78
  • Doctorate 2009: 47
  • Doctorate 2010: 66

Biology Program Availability in Oceanside, California

Schools in Oceanside offer a total of 40 programs in biology. Of these programs, around 32% 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 Oceanside, California

  • Certificate: 8
  • Associate: 12
  • Bachelor: 13
  • Master: 4
  • Doctorate: 3

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42290
  • 25th Percentile: 52460
  • Median: 69210
  • 75th Percentile: 91370
  • 90th Percentile: 117000

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 55140
  • 25th Percentile: 71650
  • Median: 89570
  • 75th Percentile: 112840
  • 90th Percentile: 135170

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 98520
  • 25th Percentile: 123250
  • Median: 157800
  • 75th Percentile: 166400
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 61330
  • 25th Percentile: 68190
  • Median: 81190
  • 75th Percentile: 92310
  • 90th Percentile: 109770

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43540
  • 25th Percentile: 51620
  • Median: 63570
  • 75th Percentile: 86890
  • 90th Percentile: 129260

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25910
  • 25th Percentile: 33630
  • Median: 42750
  • 75th Percentile: 58580
  • 90th Percentile: 75910

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 31320
  • 25th Percentile: 51610
  • Median: 69550
  • 75th Percentile: 86380
  • 90th Percentile: 105530

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39910
  • 25th Percentile: 44190
  • Median: 57260
  • 75th Percentile: 76480
  • 90th Percentile: 97320

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73360
  • Median Salary 2007: 74020
  • Median Salary 2008: 84040
  • Median Salary 2009: 75930
  • Median Salary 2010: 69210
  • Total Employed 2006: 440
  • Total Employed 2007: 390
  • Total Employed 2008: 590
  • Total Employed 2009: 730
  • Total Employed 2010: 980

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64360
  • Median Salary 2007: 62150
  • Median Salary 2008: 59940
  • Median Salary 2009: 59360
  • Median Salary 2010: 63570
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 130780
  • Median Salary 2007: 132200
  • Median Salary 2008: 141210
  • Median Salary 2009: 139550
  • Median Salary 2010: 157800
  • Total Employed 2006: 1160
  • Total Employed 2007: 1250
  • Total Employed 2008: 1300
  • Total Employed 2009: 1220
  • Total Employed 2010: 1490

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73510
  • Median Salary 2007: 75090
  • Median Salary 2008: 78525
  • Median Salary 2009: 80450
  • Median Salary 2010: 81190
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 65
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 74180
  • Median Salary 2007: 78480
  • Median Salary 2008: 81590
  • Median Salary 2009: 84350
  • Median Salary 2010: 89570
  • Total Employed 2006: 240
  • Total Employed 2007: 320
  • Total Employed 2008: 360
  • Total Employed 2009: 270
  • Total Employed 2010: 190

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39430
  • Median Salary 2007: 41910
  • Median Salary 2008: 46500
  • Median Salary 2009: 46390
  • Median Salary 2010: 42750
  • Total Employed 2006: 2240
  • Total Employed 2007: 1770
  • Total Employed 2008: 1940
  • Total Employed 2009: 2490
  • Total Employed 2010: 2400

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60610
  • Median Salary 2007: 54930
  • Median Salary 2008: 60090
  • Median Salary 2009: 65240
  • Median Salary 2010: 69550
  • Total Employed 2006: 670
  • Total Employed 2007: 600
  • Total Employed 2008: 650
  • Total Employed 2009: 660
  • Total Employed 2010: 760

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 58830
  • Median Salary 2007: 52040
  • Median Salary 2008: 51420
  • Median Salary 2009: 48040
  • Median Salary 2010: 57260
  • Total Employed 2006: 170
  • Total Employed 2007: 200
  • Total Employed 2008: 210
  • Total Employed 2009: 340
  • Total Employed 2010: 330

Oceanside vs California Biology Employment

Oceanside vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Oceanside: 18.715% (6290)

Biology Schools in Oceanside, California

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1. MiraCosta College

One Barnard Drive
Oceanside, CA 92056-3899
(760) 757-2121

MiraCosta College, which is just 45.5 miles from San Jacinto, is 4.6 miles from Oceanside, CA. It offers two biology programs. Of those, it offers students one biology certificate and one associate's level degree in biology. It is a public 2-year institution and it is the only institution in this city offering biology.