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Biology Schools in Santa Clarita, California

There are 28 schools located around Santa Clarita, CA offering biology programs. 1,729 students graduated with degrees from Santa Clarita biology schools in 2010. 1,458 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 125 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

1,726 students graduate from programs in Santa Clarita in biology, on average, per year. This accounts for about 19% of biology students who schools in the state of California graduate. Specifically, 23 students graduated with certificates in biology, 57 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,458 with a bachelor's level degree, 125 with a master's level degree, and 66 with a degree at the doctorate level.

28 biology schools are in Santa Clarita. Out of these, while 16 schools are public, 12 schools are private. Tuition at a private biology school varies from $6,532 to $40,939, while tuition at a public biology school varies from $4,807 to $10,781.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $19,744. The highest tuition for biology programs, which is $40,939 every year, is at Occidental College, while the lowest tuition in Santa Clarita, which is $4,807 per year, is at California State University-Long Beach.

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

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Santa Clarita, California

1,726 students graduate from programs in Santa Clarita in biology, on average, per year. This accounts for about 19% of biology students who schools in the state of California graduate. Specifically, 23 students graduated with certificates in biology, 57 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,458 with a bachelor's level degree, 125 with a master's level degree, and 66 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Santa Clarita, California

  • Certificate 2006: 20
  • Certificate 2007: 15
  • Certificate 2008: 12
  • Certificate 2009: 13
  • Certificate 2010: 23
  • Associate 2006: 70
  • Associate 2007: 81
  • Associate 2008: 66
  • Associate 2009: 77
  • Associate 2010: 57
  • Bachelor 2006: 1303
  • Bachelor 2007: 1368
  • Bachelor 2008: 1490
  • Bachelor 2009: 1384
  • Bachelor 2010: 1458
  • Master 2006: 100
  • Master 2007: 81
  • Master 2008: 106
  • Master 2009: 94
  • Master 2010: 125
  • Doctorate 2006: 46
  • Doctorate 2007: 53
  • Doctorate 2008: 50
  • Doctorate 2009: 51
  • Doctorate 2010: 66

Biology Program Availability in Santa Clarita, California

Santa Clarita schools offer a total of 66 biology programs. Of these programs, approximately 36.4% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the associates level, and the doctoral level.

Biology Program Availability in Santa Clarita, California

  • Certificate: 10
  • Associate: 11
  • Bachelor: 24
  • Master: 12
  • Doctorate: 9

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

Santa Clarita vs California Biology Employment

Santa Clarita vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Santa Clarita: 13.062% (4390)

Biology Schools in Santa Clarita, California

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1. The Master's College and Seminary

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

The Master's College and Seminary, which is located 29.8 miles from Alhambra, is within commuting distance of central Santa Clarita and it offers one program in biology. It is a 4-year institution and it is the only institution in Santa Clarita, CA offering biology.