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Biology Schools in Walnut Creek, California

There are 29 schools near Walnut Creek, CA offering biology programs. In 2010, 2,876 students graduated from programs at Walnut Creek biology schools. 2,390 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 245 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 2,769 students graduate from programs in this city in biology each year. This accounts for around 32% of biology students who schools in the state of California graduate. Of those, three students graduated with biology certificates, 245 with a degree at the associate's level, 2,390 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 141 with a master's level degree, and 97 with a doctorate level degree.

29 biology schools are in Walnut Creek. Out of these, 20 schools are public, while nine schools are private. While tuition at a public biology school varies from $5,014 to $11,958, private biology school tuition varies from $28,500 to $40,172.

Average tuition for biology programs is $22,377. While the highest tuition for biology programs, which is $40,172 per year, is at Stanford University, the lowest tuition in Walnut Creek, which is $5,014 every year, is at California State University-East Bay.

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

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Walnut Creek, California

On average, 2,769 students graduate from programs in this city in biology each year. This accounts for around 32% of biology students who schools in the state of California graduate. Of those, three students graduated with biology certificates, 245 with a degree at the associate's level, 2,390 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 141 with a master's level degree, and 97 with a doctorate level degree.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Walnut Creek, California

  • Certificate 2006: 31
  • Certificate 2007: 8
  • Certificate 2008: 3
  • Certificate 2009: 16
  • Certificate 2010: 3
  • Associate 2006: 149
  • Associate 2007: 173
  • Associate 2008: 244
  • Associate 2009: 257
  • Associate 2010: 245
  • Bachelor 2006: 1919
  • Bachelor 2007: 2108
  • Bachelor 2008: 2177
  • Bachelor 2009: 2258
  • Bachelor 2010: 2390
  • Master 2006: 145
  • Master 2007: 135
  • Master 2008: 141
  • Master 2009: 159
  • Master 2010: 141
  • Doctorate 2006: 89
  • Doctorate 2007: 113
  • Doctorate 2008: 97
  • Doctorate 2009: 91
  • Doctorate 2010: 97

Biology Program Availability in Walnut Creek, California

Schools in Walnut Creek offer a total of 67 biology programs. Of these programs, 29.9% 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 Walnut Creek, California

  • Certificate: 13
  • Associate: 14
  • Bachelor: 20
  • Master: 13
  • Doctorate: 7

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48790
  • 25th Percentile: 62660
  • Median: 78950
  • 75th Percentile: 100250
  • 90th Percentile: 117820

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 65290
  • 25th Percentile: 79710
  • Median: 93830
  • 75th Percentile: 108630
  • 90th Percentile: 118760

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 83540
  • 25th Percentile: 104860
  • Median: 131930
  • 75th Percentile: 166400
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47290
  • 25th Percentile: 56370
  • Median: 78180
  • 75th Percentile: 94150
  • 90th Percentile: 116550

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 48430
  • 25th Percentile: 52580
  • Median: 59510
  • 75th Percentile: 92160
  • 90th Percentile: 127900

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28400
  • 25th Percentile: 35640
  • Median: 48030
  • 75th Percentile: 60870
  • 90th Percentile: 80670

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 52730
  • 25th Percentile: 67970
  • Median: 81460
  • 75th Percentile: 104230
  • 90th Percentile: 139200

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45680
  • 25th Percentile: 59970
  • Median: 73550
  • 75th Percentile: 100470
  • 90th Percentile: 129780

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68440
  • Median Salary 2007: 72600
  • Median Salary 2008: 78530
  • Median Salary 2009: 76240
  • Median Salary 2010: 78950
  • Total Employed 2006: 290
  • Total Employed 2007: 260
  • Total Employed 2008: 440
  • Total Employed 2009: 340
  • Total Employed 2010: 420

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 87280
  • Median Salary 2007: 89280
  • Median Salary 2008: 92840
  • Median Salary 2009: 81820
  • Median Salary 2010: 59510
  • Total Employed 2006: 145
  • Total Employed 2007: 140
  • Total Employed 2008: 120
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 120

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 126220
  • Median Salary 2007: 125970
  • Median Salary 2008: 127860
  • Median Salary 2009: 123500
  • Median Salary 2010: 131930
  • Total Employed 2006: 680
  • Total Employed 2007: 680
  • Total Employed 2008: 820
  • Total Employed 2009: 690
  • Total Employed 2010: 670

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 58820
  • Median Salary 2007: 62180
  • Median Salary 2008: 66990
  • Median Salary 2009: 79040
  • Median Salary 2010: 78180
  • Total Employed 2006: 30
  • Total Employed 2007: 30
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 140
  • Total Employed 2010: 170

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 85330
  • Median Salary 2007: 91530
  • Median Salary 2008: 89300
  • Median Salary 2009: 92310
  • Median Salary 2010: 93830
  • Total Employed 2006: 140
  • Total Employed 2007: 140
  • Total Employed 2008: 110
  • Total Employed 2009: 240
  • Total Employed 2010: 270

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 42040
  • Median Salary 2007: 45910
  • Median Salary 2008: 46030
  • Median Salary 2009: 44860
  • Median Salary 2010: 48030
  • Total Employed 2006: 730
  • Total Employed 2007: 710
  • Total Employed 2008: 1580
  • Total Employed 2009: 1520
  • Total Employed 2010: 1460

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 74840
  • Median Salary 2007: 79350
  • Median Salary 2008: 82990
  • Median Salary 2009: 79870
  • Median Salary 2010: 81460
  • Total Employed 2006: 210
  • Total Employed 2007: 180
  • Total Employed 2008: 180
  • Total Employed 2009: 140
  • Total Employed 2010: 160

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 69970
  • Median Salary 2007: 87820
  • Median Salary 2008: 91120
  • Median Salary 2009: 89030
  • Median Salary 2010: 73550
  • Total Employed 2006:
  • Total Employed 2007:
  • Total Employed 2008:
  • Total Employed 2009:
  • Total Employed 2010:

Walnut Creek vs California Biology Employment

Walnut Creek vs California Biology Employment

  • Employed in Walnut Creek: 9.729% (3270)

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1. California State University - East Bay

25800 Carlos Bee Blvd
Hayward, CA 94542
(510) 885-3000

2. Canada College

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

3. Chabot College

25555 Hesperian Blvd
Hayward, CA 94545
(510) 723-6600

4. The College of Marin

835 College Ave
Kentfield, CA 94904-2590
(415) 457-8811

5. The College of San Mateo

1700 W Hillsdale Blvd
San Mateo, CA 94402-3784
(650) 574-6161

6. Contra Costa College

2600 Mission Bell Dr
San Pablo, CA 94806-3195
(510) 235-7800

7. De Anza College

21250 Stevens Creek Blvd.
Cupertino, CA 95014
(408) 864-5678

8. The Dominican University of California

50 Acacia Ave
San Rafael, CA 94901-2298
(415) 457-4440

9. Foothill College

12345 El Monte Rd
Los Altos Hills, CA 94022
(650) 949-7777

10. Holy Names University

3500 Mountain Blvd
Oakland, CA 94619-1699
(510) 436-1000

11. Las Positas College

3000 Campus Hill Drive
Livermore, CA 94551-7650
(925) 424-1000

12. Los Medanos College

2700 East Leland Road
Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 439-2181

13. Mills College

5000 MacArthur Blvd
Oakland, CA 94613
(510) 430-2255

14. Mission College

3000 Mission College Blvd
Santa Clara, CA 95054-1897
(408) 988-2200

15. Notre Dame de Namur University

1500 Ralston Ave
Belmont, CA 94002-1908
(650) 508-3500

16. Ohlone Community College

43600 Mission Blvd
Fremont, CA 94539-0390
(510) 659-6000

17. Saint Marys College of California

1928 Saint Marys Road
Moraga, CA 94556
(925) 631-4000

18. San Francisco State University

1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco, CA 94132
(415) 338-1111

19. San Jose City College

2100 Moorpark Ave
San Jose, CA 95128-2798
(408) 298-2181

20. San Jose State University

1 Washington Sq
San Jose, CA 95192-0001
(408) 924-1000

21. Santa Clara University

500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053
(408) 554-4000

22. Solano Community College

4000 Suisun Valley Rd
Fairfield, CA 94534-3197
(707) 864-7000

23. Sonoma State University

1801 E Cotati Ave
Rohnert Park, CA 94928-3609
(707) 664-2880

24. Stanford University

Stanford University 295 Galvez St
Stanford, CA 94305
(650) 723-2300

25. The University of California - Berkeley

University of California
Berkeley, CA 94720
(510) 642-6000

26. The University of California - Davis

One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616-8678
(530) 752-1011

27. The University of San Francisco

2130 Fulton St
San Francisco, CA 94117-1080
(415) 422-5555

28. The University of the Pacific

3601 Pacific Ave
Stockton, CA 95211-0197
(209) 946-2011

29. West Valley College

14000 Fruitvale Ave
Saratoga, CA 95070-5698
(408) 867-2200

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