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Biology Schools in Redwood City, California

There are 27 schools located by Redwood City, CA offering biology programs. In 2010, 2,469 students graduated with degrees from Redwood City biology schools. 2,012 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 240 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 2,384 students graduate from programs in Redwood City in biology per year. This accounts for close to 27% of biology students who California schools graduate. Out of those, three students graduated with certificates in biology, 240 with an associate's level degree, 2,012 with a bachelor's level degree, 123 with a degree at the master's level, and 91 with a doctorate level degree.

27 biology schools are in Redwood City. Of these, while 19 schools are public, eight schools are private. While tuition at a private biology school varies from $28,500 to $40,172, tuition at a public biology school varies from $5,014 to $11,505.

Average tuition for biology programs is $23,093. The highest tuition for biology programs, which is $40,172 every year, is at Stanford University, while the lowest tuition in Redwood City, which is $5,014 each year, is at California State University-East Bay.

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

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Redwood City, California

On average, 2,384 students graduate from programs in Redwood City in biology per year. This accounts for close to 27% of biology students who California schools graduate. Out of those, three students graduated with certificates in biology, 240 with an associate's level degree, 2,012 with a bachelor's level degree, 123 with a degree at the master's level, and 91 with a doctorate level degree.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Redwood City, California

  • Certificate 2006: 31
  • Certificate 2007: 8
  • Certificate 2008: 3
  • Certificate 2009: 16
  • Certificate 2010: 3
  • Associate 2006: 143
  • Associate 2007: 174
  • Associate 2008: 250
  • Associate 2009: 260
  • Associate 2010: 240
  • Bachelor 2006: 1524
  • Bachelor 2007: 1724
  • Bachelor 2008: 1817
  • Bachelor 2009: 1893
  • Bachelor 2010: 2012
  • Master 2006: 128
  • Master 2007: 122
  • Master 2008: 133
  • Master 2009: 142
  • Master 2010: 123
  • Doctorate 2006: 82
  • Doctorate 2007: 104
  • Doctorate 2008: 96
  • Doctorate 2009: 79
  • Doctorate 2010: 91

Biology Program Availability in Redwood City, California

Schools in Redwood City offer a total of 59 biology programs. Of these programs, around 30.5% 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 Redwood City, California

  • Certificate: 12
  • Associate: 14
  • Bachelor: 18
  • Master: 9
  • Doctorate: 6

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 63570
  • 25th Percentile: 79040
  • Median: 94510
  • 75th Percentile: 111830
  • 90th Percentile: 133320

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 64750
  • 25th Percentile: 78080
  • Median: 102450
  • 75th Percentile: 131450
  • 90th Percentile: 147240

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 99140
  • 25th Percentile: 119460
  • Median: 155480
  • 75th Percentile: 166400
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40580
  • 25th Percentile: 44810
  • Median: 64670
  • 75th Percentile: 75460
  • 90th Percentile: 99030

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35730
  • 25th Percentile: 53580
  • Median: 71660
  • 75th Percentile: 103040
  • 90th Percentile: 128440

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37440
  • 25th Percentile: 47370
  • Median: 65000
  • 75th Percentile: 78670
  • 90th Percentile: 88530

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43010
  • 25th Percentile: 56170
  • Median: 72500
  • 75th Percentile: 95930
  • 90th Percentile: 112260

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 31580
  • 25th Percentile: 45340
  • Median: 60870
  • 75th Percentile: 84170
  • 90th Percentile: 113010

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 86280
  • Median Salary 2007: 70550
  • Median Salary 2008: 94270
  • Median Salary 2009: 87020
  • Median Salary 2010: 94510
  • Total Employed 2006: 260
  • Total Employed 2007: 130
  • Total Employed 2008: 245
  • Total Employed 2009: 360
  • Total Employed 2010: 1110

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 66715
  • Median Salary 2007: 69000
  • Median Salary 2008: 71450
  • Median Salary 2009: 82320
  • Median Salary 2010: 71660
  • Total Employed 2006: 90
  • Total Employed 2007: 85
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 200

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 135160
  • Median Salary 2007: 145600
  • Median Salary 2008: 156410
  • Median Salary 2009: 154770
  • Median Salary 2010: 155480
  • Total Employed 2006: 1120
  • Total Employed 2007: 1390
  • Total Employed 2008: 1430
  • Total Employed 2009: 1290
  • Total Employed 2010: 1440

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 71140
  • Median Salary 2007: 53630
  • Median Salary 2008: 66600
  • Median Salary 2009: 45030
  • Median Salary 2010: 64670
  • Total Employed 2006: 30
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 130
  • Total Employed 2010: 120

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 74460
  • Median Salary 2007: 93620
  • Median Salary 2008: 89360
  • Median Salary 2009: 85910
  • Median Salary 2010: 102450
  • Total Employed 2006: 590
  • Total Employed 2007: 390
  • Total Employed 2008: 430
  • Total Employed 2009: 530
  • Total Employed 2010: 490

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 42850
  • Median Salary 2007: 43990
  • Median Salary 2008: 44260
  • Median Salary 2009: 47790
  • Median Salary 2010: 65000
  • Total Employed 2006: 1840
  • Total Employed 2007: 1920
  • Total Employed 2008: 1560
  • Total Employed 2009: 1300
  • Total Employed 2010: 1420

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 62640
  • Median Salary 2007: 69400
  • Median Salary 2008: 77680
  • Median Salary 2009: 77660
  • Median Salary 2010: 72500
  • Total Employed 2006: 500
  • Total Employed 2007: 400
  • Total Employed 2008: 410
  • Total Employed 2009: 450
  • Total Employed 2010: 530

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59210
  • Median Salary 2007: 69820
  • Median Salary 2008: 73340
  • Median Salary 2009: 58320
  • Median Salary 2010: 60870
  • Total Employed 2006: 240
  • Total Employed 2007: 150
  • Total Employed 2008: 220
  • Total Employed 2009: 150
  • Total Employed 2010: 200

Redwood City vs California Biology Employment

Redwood City vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Redwood City: 16.394% (5510)

Biology Schools in Redwood City, California

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1. Canada College

4200 Farm Hill Blvd.
Redwood City, CA 94061-1099
(650) 306-3100

Canada College, which is just 45.5 miles from Brentwood, is located a short commute away from within Redwood City. It offers two programs in biology. Of those, this college offers one certificate in biology to students and one degree at the associate's level in biology. In terms of enrollment, this college ranks first in Redwood City, CA.