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Biology Schools in Orange, California

There are 46 schools located near Orange, CA offering biology programs. In 2010, 3,432 students graduated from programs at Orange biology schools. 3,044 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 148 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

3,316 students graduate from programs in Orange in biology, on average, per year. This accounts for around 38% of students who California schools graduate from biology programs. Specifically, 22 students graduated with biology certificates, 126 with a degree at the associate's level, 3,044 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 148 with a master's level degree, and 92 with a degree at the doctorate level.

46 biology schools are located in Orange. And of these, 21 schools are private, while 25 schools are public. Public biology school tuition varies from $4,807 to $11,232, while tuition at a private biology school varies from $6,532 to $41,130.

Average tuition for biology programs is $21,459. While the highest tuition for biology programs, which is $41,130 per year, is at Pitzer College, the lowest tuition in Orange, which is $4,807 each year, is at California State University-Long Beach.

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

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Orange, California

3,316 students graduate from programs in Orange in biology, on average, per year. This accounts for around 38% of students who California schools graduate from biology programs. Specifically, 22 students graduated with biology certificates, 126 with a degree at the associate's level, 3,044 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 148 with a master's level degree, and 92 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Orange, California

  • Certificate 2006: 20
  • Certificate 2007: 15
  • Certificate 2008: 12
  • Certificate 2009: 13
  • Certificate 2010: 22
  • Associate 2006: 82
  • Associate 2007: 134
  • Associate 2008: 128
  • Associate 2009: 143
  • Associate 2010: 126
  • Bachelor 2006: 2537
  • Bachelor 2007: 2714
  • Bachelor 2008: 2830
  • Bachelor 2009: 2735
  • Bachelor 2010: 3044
  • 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 Orange, California

Orange schools offer a total of 104 programs in biology. Of these programs, around 41.3% 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 Orange, California

  • Certificate: 13
  • Associate: 17
  • Bachelor: 43
  • Master: 17
  • Doctorate: 14

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

Orange vs California Biology Employment

Orange vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Orange: 4.612% (1550)

Biology Schools in Orange, California

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1. Santiago Canyon College

8045 E Chapman
Orange, CA 92869-4512
(714) 628-4900

Santiago Canyon College, which is just 31.0 miles from neighboring Perris, is near Orange, CA and this college offers one program in biology. Overall, 13,123 students seek degrees in 73 Santiago Canyon College programs.

2. Chapman University

One University Dr.
Orange, CA 92866
(714) 997-6815

Chapman University offers one biology program and Chapman, which is located just 28.3 miles from Torrance, is near Orange, CA. Chapman is the biggest institution offering biology programs in Orange.