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Biology Schools in Santa Ana, California

There are 45 schools near Santa Ana, CA offering biology programs. 3,185 students graduated with degrees from Santa Ana biology schools in 2010. 2,823 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 126 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

3,068 students graduate from biology programs in Santa Ana, on average, every year. This accounts for close to 35% of biology students who California schools graduate. Specifically, 22 students graduated with certificates in biology, 126 with an associate's level degree, 2,823 with a bachelor's level degree, 122 with a master's level degree, and 92 with a doctorate level degree.

45 biology schools are in Santa Ana. And of these, 24 schools are public, while 21 schools are private. While public biology school tuition varies from $4,807 to $11,232, private biology school tuition varies from $6,532 to $41,130.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $22,248. The lowest tuition in Santa Ana, which is $4,807 every year, is at California State University-Long Beach, while the highest tuition for programs in biology, which is $41,130 every year, is at Pitzer College.

Santa Ana schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in biology.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Santa Ana, California

3,068 students graduate from biology programs in Santa Ana, on average, every year. This accounts for close to 35% of biology students who California schools graduate. Specifically, 22 students graduated with certificates in biology, 126 with an associate's level degree, 2,823 with a bachelor's level degree, 122 with a master's level degree, and 92 with a doctorate level degree.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Santa Ana, California

  • Certificate 2006: 20
  • Certificate 2007: 15
  • Certificate 2008: 12
  • Certificate 2009: 13
  • Certificate 2010: 22
  • Associate 2006: 82
  • Associate 2007: 134
  • Associate 2008: 128
  • Associate 2009: 143
  • Associate 2010: 126
  • Bachelor 2006: 2324
  • Bachelor 2007: 2525
  • Bachelor 2008: 2593
  • Bachelor 2009: 2510
  • Bachelor 2010: 2823
  • Master 2006: 95
  • Master 2007: 80
  • Master 2008: 122
  • Master 2009: 104
  • Master 2010: 122
  • Doctorate 2006: 70
  • Doctorate 2007: 80
  • Doctorate 2008: 97
  • Doctorate 2009: 80
  • Doctorate 2010: 92

Biology Program Availability in Santa Ana, California

Schools in Santa Ana offer a total of 102 biology programs. Of these programs, around 41.2% 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 Santa Ana, California

  • Certificate: 13
  • Associate: 17
  • Bachelor: 42
  • Master: 16
  • Doctorate: 14

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 49540
  • 25th Percentile: 65510
  • Median: 75820
  • 75th Percentile: 90850
  • 90th Percentile: 109150

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47230
  • 25th Percentile: 59820
  • Median: 81370
  • 75th Percentile: 104300
  • 90th Percentile: 123830

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 88280
  • 25th Percentile: 108720
  • Median: 144900
  • 75th Percentile: 166400
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42510
  • 25th Percentile: 50710
  • Median: 66290
  • 75th Percentile: 82900
  • 90th Percentile: 93040

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41900
  • 25th Percentile: 45980
  • Median: 55170
  • 75th Percentile: 61950
  • 90th Percentile: 67610

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22800
  • 25th Percentile: 31070
  • Median: 38730
  • 75th Percentile: 48470
  • 90th Percentile: 64200

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40580
  • 25th Percentile: 51070
  • Median: 67570
  • 75th Percentile: 83360
  • 90th Percentile: 94670

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43930
  • 25th Percentile: 55690
  • Median: 70380
  • 75th Percentile: 86760
  • 90th Percentile: 106970

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68280
  • Median Salary 2007: 65900
  • Median Salary 2008: 69450
  • Median Salary 2009: 71560
  • Median Salary 2010: 75820
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 220
  • Total Employed 2008: 190
  • Total Employed 2009: 240
  • Total Employed 2010: 200

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 28765
  • Median Salary 2007: 29750
  • Median Salary 2008: 32340
  • Median Salary 2009: 54630
  • Median Salary 2010: 55170
  • Total Employed 2006: 35
  • Total Employed 2007: 35
  • Total Employed 2008: 35
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 105520
  • Median Salary 2007: 103080
  • Median Salary 2008: 110540
  • Median Salary 2009: 128090
  • Median Salary 2010: 144900
  • Total Employed 2006: 470
  • Total Employed 2007: 470
  • Total Employed 2008: 480
  • Total Employed 2009: 480
  • Total Employed 2010: 400

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 75125
  • Median Salary 2007: 76740
  • Median Salary 2008: 80250
  • Median Salary 2009: 82220
  • Median Salary 2010: 66290
  • Total Employed 2006: 45
  • Total Employed 2007: 45
  • Total Employed 2008: 45
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 120

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 81340
  • Median Salary 2007: 85990
  • Median Salary 2008: 84410
  • Median Salary 2009: 78680
  • Median Salary 2010: 81370
  • Total Employed 2006: 180
  • Total Employed 2007: 120
  • Total Employed 2008: 100
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 190

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 42570
  • Median Salary 2007: 35520
  • Median Salary 2008: 33610
  • Median Salary 2009: 35380
  • Median Salary 2010: 38730
  • Total Employed 2006: 350
  • Total Employed 2007: 470
  • Total Employed 2008: 430
  • Total Employed 2009: 490
  • Total Employed 2010: 310

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 61800
  • Median Salary 2007: 64235
  • Median Salary 2008: 65615
  • Median Salary 2009: 66990
  • Median Salary 2010: 67570
  • Total Employed 2006: 290
  • Total Employed 2007: 220
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 185
  • Total Employed 2010: 220

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54640
  • Median Salary 2007: 55660
  • Median Salary 2008: 56300
  • Median Salary 2009: 58170
  • Median Salary 2010: 70380
  • Total Employed 2006: 30
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Santa Ana vs California Biology Employment

Santa Ana vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Santa Ana: 4.612% (1550)

Biology Schools in Santa Ana, California

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1. Santa Ana College

1530 W. 17th Street
Santa Ana, CA 92706-3398
(714) 564-6000

Santa Ana College, which is just 27.5 miles from Arcadia, is just a short commute away from within Santa Ana and this college offers one biology program. It is a public 2-year institution and it is the only institution in Santa Ana, CA offering biology.