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Biology Schools in Palm Desert, California

There are two schools located by Palm Desert, CA offering biology programs. Two students graduated with degrees from Palm Desert biology schools in 2010. Two of all these students graduated with associates degrees and these students graduated with certificates.

Overview

On average, two students graduate from programs in Palm Desert in biology per year. Two students graduated with a biology degree at the associate's level.

Two biology schools are located in this municipality. And of these, two schools are public. Tuition at a public biology school varies from $651 to $762.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $716.

Schools in this city offer certificates and associates degrees for biology students.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Palm Desert, California

On average, two students graduate from programs in Palm Desert in biology per year. Two students graduated with a biology degree at the associate's level.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Palm Desert, California

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 0
  • Associate 2006: 3
  • Associate 2007: 3
  • Associate 2008: 3
  • Associate 2009: 3
  • Associate 2010: 2

Biology Program Availability in Palm Desert, California

Schools in Palm Desert offer a total of four programs in biology. Of these programs, close to 50% are certificate level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Biology Program Availability in Palm Desert, California

  • Certificate: 2
  • Associate: 2

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36860
  • 25th Percentile: 56960
  • Median: 67670
  • 75th Percentile: 85130
  • 90th Percentile: 111950

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 52270
  • 25th Percentile: 62590
  • Median: 78510
  • 75th Percentile: 101260
  • 90th Percentile: 128140

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 58750
  • 25th Percentile: 84390
  • Median: 102820
  • 75th Percentile: 125640
  • 90th Percentile: 157390

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 49180
  • 25th Percentile: 62060
  • Median: 74070
  • 75th Percentile: 91960
  • 90th Percentile: 109290

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37600
  • 25th Percentile: 52850
  • Median: 68700
  • 75th Percentile: 91970
  • 90th Percentile: 119480

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24970
  • 25th Percentile: 28090
  • Median: 37210
  • 75th Percentile: 44860
  • 90th Percentile: 54470

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42120
  • 25th Percentile: 52840
  • Median: 65760
  • 75th Percentile: 74600
  • 90th Percentile: 91430

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46740
  • 25th Percentile: 53480
  • Median: 61720
  • 75th Percentile: 75060
  • 90th Percentile: 84840

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64090
  • Median Salary 2007: 85470
  • Median Salary 2008: 89330
  • Median Salary 2009: 85740
  • Median Salary 2010: 67670
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68250
  • Median Salary 2007: 73680
  • Median Salary 2008: 60850
  • Median Salary 2009: 68950
  • Median Salary 2010: 68700
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 95800
  • Median Salary 2007: 112510
  • Median Salary 2008: 110000
  • Median Salary 2009: 101240
  • Median Salary 2010: 102820
  • Total Employed 2006: 160
  • Total Employed 2007: 170
  • Total Employed 2008: 210
  • Total Employed 2009: 190
  • Total Employed 2010: 220

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 71630
  • Median Salary 2007: 73410
  • Median Salary 2008: 71150
  • Median Salary 2009: 71030
  • Median Salary 2010: 74070
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 60
  • Total Employed 2010: 130

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 69770
  • Median Salary 2007: 74210
  • Median Salary 2008: 76280
  • Median Salary 2009: 71140
  • Median Salary 2010: 78510
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 55

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 33550
  • Median Salary 2007: 35040
  • Median Salary 2008: 37400
  • Median Salary 2009: 35320
  • Median Salary 2010: 37210
  • Total Employed 2006: 240
  • Total Employed 2007: 280
  • Total Employed 2008: 310
  • Total Employed 2009: 260
  • Total Employed 2010: 350

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 58200
  • Median Salary 2007: 60810
  • Median Salary 2008: 63590
  • Median Salary 2009: 61490
  • Median Salary 2010: 65760
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 120
  • Total Employed 2010: 160

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60520
  • Median Salary 2007: 62340
  • Median Salary 2008: 69240
  • Median Salary 2009: 62320
  • Median Salary 2010: 61720
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 60
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Palm Desert vs California Biology Employment

Palm Desert vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Palm Desert: 3.169% (1065)

Biology Schools in Palm Desert, California

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1. The College of the Desert

43-500 Monterey Ave
Palm Desert, CA 92260
(760) 346-8041

The College of the Desert, which is just 49.2 miles from Murrieta, is near Palm Desert, CA. This college offers two programs in biology. Of those, it offers students one certificate in biology and one associate's level biology degree. This college is the only community college in Palm Desert.