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Biology Schools in Riverside, California

There are 37 schools located near Riverside, CA offering biology programs. In 2010, 2,422 students graduated from programs at Riverside biology schools. 2,195 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 99 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 2,301 students graduate from biology programs in this city every year. This accounts for around 27% of students who schools in the state of California graduate from biology programs. More specifically, 99 students graduated with a biology degree at the associate's level, 2,195 with a bachelor's level degree, 87 with a degree at the master's level, and 41 with a degree at the doctorate level.

37 biology schools are located in Riverside. And out of these, while 19 schools are public, 18 schools are private. While public biology school tuition varies from $4,807 to $11,232, tuition at a private biology school varies from $24,654 to $41,130.

Average tuition for biology programs is $22,452. The highest tuition for biology programs, which is $41,130 each year, is at Pitzer College, while the lowest tuition in Riverside, which is $4,807 every year, is at California State University-Long Beach.

Biology schools in Riverside offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Riverside, California

On average, 2,301 students graduate from biology programs in this city every year. This accounts for around 27% of students who schools in the state of California graduate from biology programs. More specifically, 99 students graduated with a biology degree at the associate's level, 2,195 with a bachelor's level degree, 87 with a degree at the master's level, and 41 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Riverside, California

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 0
  • Associate 2006: 52
  • Associate 2007: 83
  • Associate 2008: 103
  • Associate 2009: 120
  • Associate 2010: 99
  • Bachelor 2006: 1710
  • Bachelor 2007: 1864
  • Bachelor 2008: 1924
  • Bachelor 2009: 1918
  • Bachelor 2010: 2195
  • Master 2006: 62
  • Master 2007: 57
  • Master 2008: 97
  • Master 2009: 80
  • Master 2010: 87
  • Doctorate 2006: 38
  • Doctorate 2007: 41
  • Doctorate 2008: 56
  • Doctorate 2009: 39
  • Doctorate 2010: 41

Biology Program Availability in Riverside, California

Riverside schools offer a total of 72 programs in biology. Of these programs, close to 50% 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 Riverside, California

  • Certificate: 7
  • Associate: 12
  • Bachelor: 36
  • Master: 11
  • Doctorate: 6

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

Riverside vs California Biology Employment

Riverside vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Riverside: 3.169% (1065)

Biology Schools in Riverside, California

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1. La Sierra University

4500 Riverwalk Parkway
Riverside, CA 92515-8247
(951) 785-2000

La Sierra University, which is located just 38.0 miles from neighboring Bell Gardens, is 6.3 miles from Riverside, CA and LSU offers one biology program. Overall, 2,096 students pursue degrees in 66 La SIerra programs.

2. California Baptist University

8432 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA 92504-3297
(951) 689-5771

California Baptist University, which is located 28.8 miles from Murrieta, is located a short commute away from within Riverside and this school offers one program in biology. It is the third largest institution offering programs in biology in Riverside, CA.

3. The University of California - Riverside

900 University Ave
Riverside, CA 92521
(951) 827-1012

The University of California-Riverside, which is located just 44.0 miles from Pico Rivera, is 4.1 miles from Riverside, CA. It offers six biology programs. More specifically, it offers two bachelor's level biology degrees to students, one degree at the master's level in biology, and three biology degrees at the doctorate level. UC Riverside is the only research university in Riverside.