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Biology Schools in Palmdale, California

There are 31 schools around Palmdale, CA offering biology programs. 1,727 students graduated with degrees from Palmdale biology schools in 2010. 1,457 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 124 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,695 students graduate from programs in this city in biology every year. This accounts for 19% of students who California schools graduate from biology programs. Specifically, 22 students graduated with certificates in biology, 56 with an associate's level degree, 1,457 with a bachelor's level degree, 124 with a master's level degree, and 68 with a degree at the doctorate level.

31 biology schools are located in Palmdale. Of these, 17 schools are private, while 14 schools are public. While tuition at a private biology school varies from $6,532 to $41,130, tuition at a public biology school varies from $4,807 to $10,781.

Average tuition for biology programs is $23,437. While the highest tuition for programs in biology, which is $41,130 each year, is at Pitzer College, the lowest tuition in Palmdale, which is $4,807 per year, is at California State Polytechnic University-Pomona.

Palmdale biology schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Palmdale, California

On average, 1,695 students graduate from programs in this city in biology every year. This accounts for 19% of students who California schools graduate from biology programs. Specifically, 22 students graduated with certificates in biology, 56 with an associate's level degree, 1,457 with a bachelor's level degree, 124 with a master's level degree, and 68 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Palmdale, California

  • Certificate 2006: 20
  • Certificate 2007: 15
  • Certificate 2008: 12
  • Certificate 2009: 13
  • Certificate 2010: 22
  • Associate 2006: 71
  • Associate 2007: 75
  • Associate 2008: 61
  • Associate 2009: 61
  • Associate 2010: 56
  • Bachelor 2006: 1316
  • Bachelor 2007: 1375
  • Bachelor 2008: 1429
  • Bachelor 2009: 1358
  • Bachelor 2010: 1457
  • Master 2006: 96
  • Master 2007: 90
  • Master 2008: 111
  • Master 2009: 93
  • Master 2010: 124
  • Doctorate 2006: 46
  • Doctorate 2007: 57
  • Doctorate 2008: 50
  • Doctorate 2009: 51
  • Doctorate 2010: 68

Biology Program Availability in Palmdale, California

Palmdale schools offer a total of 77 programs in biology. Of these programs, approximately 44.2% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Biology Program Availability in Palmdale, California

  • Certificate: 10
  • Associate: 10
  • Bachelor: 34
  • Master: 13
  • Doctorate: 10

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39420
  • 25th Percentile: 46810
  • Median: 66550
  • 75th Percentile: 82370
  • 90th Percentile: 100420

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44540
  • 25th Percentile: 57680
  • Median: 74460
  • 75th Percentile: 93090
  • 90th Percentile: 115020

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 86910
  • 25th Percentile: 102720
  • Median: 127810
  • 75th Percentile: 165490
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46360
  • 25th Percentile: 60220
  • Median: 74780
  • 75th Percentile: 94310
  • 90th Percentile: 135960

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 68910
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29390
  • 25th Percentile: 37230
  • Median: 48040
  • 75th Percentile: 56600
  • 90th Percentile: 64840

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44240
  • 25th Percentile: 58930
  • Median: 70340
  • 75th Percentile: 78850
  • 90th Percentile: 91970

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40090
  • 25th Percentile: 49650
  • Median: 69660
  • 75th Percentile: 83350
  • 90th Percentile: 104180

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63660
  • Median Salary 2007: 59380
  • Median Salary 2008: 67920
  • Median Salary 2009: 66270
  • Median Salary 2010: 66550
  • Total Employed 2006: 250
  • Total Employed 2007: 340
  • Total Employed 2008: 290
  • Total Employed 2009: 320
  • Total Employed 2010: 330

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 61930
  • Median Salary 2007: 68080
  • Median Salary 2008: 70170
  • Median Salary 2009: 71120
  • Median Salary 2010: 68910
  • Total Employed 2006: 80
  • Total Employed 2007: 75
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 90

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 108780
  • Median Salary 2007: 109700
  • Median Salary 2008: 120680
  • Median Salary 2009: 117160
  • Median Salary 2010: 127810
  • Total Employed 2006: 1490
  • Total Employed 2007: 1540
  • Total Employed 2008: 1530
  • Total Employed 2009: 1255
  • Total Employed 2010: 980

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 76700
  • Median Salary 2007: 79270
  • Median Salary 2008: 73960
  • Median Salary 2009: 72930
  • Median Salary 2010: 74780
  • Total Employed 2006: 80
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68640
  • Median Salary 2007: 74840
  • Median Salary 2008: 74520
  • Median Salary 2009: 72310
  • Median Salary 2010: 74460
  • Total Employed 2006: 420
  • Total Employed 2007: 420
  • Total Employed 2008: 550
  • Total Employed 2009: 390
  • Total Employed 2010: 470

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36520
  • Median Salary 2007: 35510
  • Median Salary 2008: 37040
  • Median Salary 2009: 41660
  • Median Salary 2010: 48040
  • Total Employed 2006: 1670
  • Total Employed 2007: 1600
  • Total Employed 2008: 1400
  • Total Employed 2009: 1810
  • Total Employed 2010: 1850

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59610
  • Median Salary 2007: 60570
  • Median Salary 2008: 67250
  • Median Salary 2009: 70720
  • Median Salary 2010: 70340
  • Total Employed 2006: 340
  • Total Employed 2007: 450
  • Total Employed 2008: 360
  • Total Employed 2009: 430
  • Total Employed 2010: 470

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 48230
  • Median Salary 2007: 60880
  • Median Salary 2008: 66060
  • Median Salary 2009: 68510
  • Median Salary 2010: 69660
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 130
  • Total Employed 2008: 200
  • Total Employed 2009: 190
  • Total Employed 2010: 130

Palmdale vs California Biology Employment

Palmdale vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Palmdale: 13.062% (4390)

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1. Antelope Valley College

3041 West Ave K
Lancaster, CA 93536-5426
(661) 722-6300

2. Azusa Pacific University

901 E Alosta
Azusa, CA 91702-7000
(626) 969-3434

3. Biola University

13800 Biola Ave
La Mirada, CA 90639-0001
(562) 903-6000

4. California Institute of Technology

1200 E California Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91125
(626) 395-6811

5. California Lutheran University

60 W Olsen Rd
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360-2787
(805) 492-2411

6. California State Polytechnic University - Pomona

3801 West Temple Avenue
Pomona, CA 91768
(909) 869-7659

7. California State University - Dominguez Hills

1000 E Victoria St
Carson, CA 90747-0005
(310) 243-3300

8. California State University - Fullerton

800 N State College Blvd
Fullerton, CA 92831-3599
(657) 278-2011

9. California State University - Los Angeles

5151 State University Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90032
(323) 343-3000

10. California State University - Northridge

18111 Nordhoff St
Northridge, CA 91330
(818) 677-1200

11. Cerritos College

11110 Alondra Blvd
Norwalk, CA 90650-6298
(562) 860-2451

12. Claremont Graduate University

150 E Tenth St
Claremont, CA 91711-6160
(909) 621-8000

13. Claremont McKenna College

500 E 9th St
Claremont, CA 91711-6400
(909) 621-8000

14. Cleveland Chiropractic College of Los Angeles

590 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90004-2196
(323) 660-6166

15. The El Camino Community College District

16007 Crenshaw Blvd
Torrance, CA 90506
(310) 532-3670

16. Fullerton College

321 E Chapman Avenue
Fullerton, CA 92832-2095
(714) 992-7000

17. Glendale Community College

1500 N Verdugo Rd
Glendale, CA 91208-2894
(818) 240-1000

18. Harvey Mudd College

301 Platt Blvd.
Claremont, CA 91711
(909) 621-8000

19. Los Angeles Valley College

5800 Fulton Avenue
Valley Glen, CA 91401-4096
(818) 947-2600

20. Loyola Marymount University

One Lmu Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90045-2659
(310) 338-2700

21. Moorpark College

7075 Campus Rd
Moorpark, CA 93021-1695
(805) 378-1400

22. Mount St Mary's College

12001 Chalon Rd
Los Angeles, CA 90049-1599
(310) 954-4000

23. Occidental College

1600 Campus Rd
Los Angeles, CA 90041-3392
(323) 259-2500

24. Pitzer College

1050 North Mills Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711-6101
(909) 621-8000

25. Pomona College

550 N College Ave
Claremont, CA 91711-6319
(909) 621-8131

26. Scripps College

1030 North Columbia Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711-3905
(909) 621-8149

27. The Master's College and Seminary

21726 Placerita Canyon Road
Santa Clarita, CA 91321-1200
(661) 259-3540

28. The University of California - Los Angeles

405 Hilgard Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1405
(310) 825-4321

29. The University of La Verne

1950 Third St
La Verne, CA 91750-4401
(909) 593-3511x4900

30. West Los Angeles College

9000 Overland Avenue
Culver City, CA 90230-3519
(310) 287-4200

31. Whittier College

13406 E Philadelphia Street
Whittier, CA 90601
(562) 907-4205

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