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Biology Schools in Salinas, California

There are 11 schools located near Salinas, CA offering biology programs. In 2010, 489 students graduated from programs at Salinas biology schools. 378 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 67 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 485 students graduate from biology programs in this city per year. This accounts for 5% of biology students who schools in the state of California graduate. Of those, three students graduated with certificates in biology, 67 with an associate's level degree, 378 with a bachelor's level degree, 36 with a master's level degree, and five with a doctorate level degree.

11 biology schools are in Salinas. And of these, while ten schools are public, one school is private. Public biology school tuition varies from $4,721 to $11,505, while tuitions at a private biology school are $37,368.

Average tuition for biology programs is $15,701. The lowest tuition in Salinas, which is $4,721 every year, is at California State University-Monterey Bay, while the highest tuition for biology programs, which is $37,368 per year, is at Santa Clara University.

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

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Salinas, California

On average, 485 students graduate from biology programs in this city per year. This accounts for 5% of biology students who schools in the state of California graduate. Of those, three students graduated with certificates in biology, 67 with an associate's level degree, 378 with a bachelor's level degree, 36 with a master's level degree, and five with a doctorate level degree.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Salinas, California

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 3
  • Associate 2006: 50
  • Associate 2007: 52
  • Associate 2008: 64
  • Associate 2009: 56
  • Associate 2010: 67
  • Bachelor 2006: 274
  • Bachelor 2007: 307
  • Bachelor 2008: 376
  • Bachelor 2009: 385
  • Bachelor 2010: 378
  • Master 2006: 31
  • Master 2007: 40
  • Master 2008: 30
  • Master 2009: 36
  • Master 2010: 36
  • Doctorate 2006: 8
  • Doctorate 2007: 7
  • Doctorate 2008: 12
  • Doctorate 2009: 4
  • Doctorate 2010: 5

Biology Program Availability in Salinas, California

Schools in Salinas offer a total of 19 programs in biology. Of these programs, around 36.8% are programs at the associate's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Biology Program Availability in Salinas, California

  • Certificate: 5
  • Associate: 7
  • Bachelor: 5
  • Master: 1
  • Doctorate: 1

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 149855
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45280
  • 25th Percentile: 55190
  • Median: 70790
  • 75th Percentile: 92390
  • 90th Percentile: 126520

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24060
  • 25th Percentile: 34050
  • Median: 42010
  • 75th Percentile: 53660
  • 90th Percentile: 69270

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45910
  • 25th Percentile: 53250
  • Median: 77030
  • 75th Percentile: 148810
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 124100
  • Median Salary 2007: 134380
  • Median Salary 2008: 145695
  • Median Salary 2009: 147970
  • Median Salary 2010: 149855
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 75
  • Total Employed 2009: 75
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 66120
  • Median Salary 2007: 76620
  • Median Salary 2008: 78890
  • Median Salary 2009: 80500
  • Median Salary 2010: 70790
  • Total Employed 2006: 100
  • Total Employed 2007: 95
  • Total Employed 2008: 65
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 38660
  • Median Salary 2007: 40935
  • Median Salary 2008: 41575
  • Median Salary 2009: 41900
  • Median Salary 2010: 42010
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 65
  • Total Employed 2009: 65
  • Total Employed 2010: 65

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 79140
  • Median Salary 2007: 82255
  • Median Salary 2008: 84515
  • Median Salary 2009: 86370
  • Median Salary 2010: 77030
  • Total Employed 2006: 35
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 60
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Salinas vs California Biology Employment

Salinas vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Salinas: 0.848% (285)

Biology Schools in Salinas, California

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1. Hartnell College

411 Central Avenue
Salinas, CA 93901
(831) 755-6700

Hartnell College, which is located 28.9 miles from Santa Cruz, is 0.6 miles from Salinas, CA and it offers one biology program. It is the only community college in Salinas.