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Biology Schools in Hawaii

There are four Hawaii schools offering biology programs. 188 students graduated from programs at Hawaii biology schools in 2010. 162 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 14 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 189 students graduate from programs in this state in biology every year. Specifically, 162 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in biology, 14 with a master's level degree, and 12 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Four biology schools are in Hawaii. And out of these, two schools are private, while two schools are public. While tuition at a private biology school varies from $4,330 to $17,740, public biology school tuition varies from $5,416 to $8,095.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $8,108. While the highest tuition for biology programs, which is $17,740 every year, is at the Chaminade University of Honolulu, the lowest tuition in this state, which is $4,330 each year, is at Brigham Young University-Hawaii.

Hawaii biology schools offer bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Biology Program Completions in Hawaii 2006 - 2010

On average, 189 students graduate from programs in this state in biology every year. Specifically, 162 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in biology, 14 with a master's level degree, and 12 with a degree at the doctorate level.

Biology Program Completions in Hawaii 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 178
  • Bachelor 2007: 159
  • Bachelor 2008: 171
  • Bachelor 2009: 181
  • Bachelor 2010: 162
  • Master 2006: 15
  • Master 2007: 10
  • Master 2008: 17
  • Master 2009: 11
  • Master 2010: 14
  • Doctorate 2006: 4
  • Doctorate 2007: 4
  • Doctorate 2008: 3
  • Doctorate 2009: 9
  • Doctorate 2010: 12

Biology Program Availability in Hawaii

Hawaii schools offer a total of 11 programs in biology. Of these programs, about 54.5% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level and the doctoral level.

Biology Program Availability in Hawaii

  • Bachelor: 6
  • Master: 3
  • Doctorate: 2

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41480
  • 25th Percentile: 48050
  • Median: 59950
  • 75th Percentile: 70670
  • 90th Percentile: 81850

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 63175
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 75050
  • 25th Percentile: 82560
  • Median: 97560
  • 75th Percentile: 118050
  • 90th Percentile: 152810

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41890
  • 25th Percentile: 46960
  • Median: 62280
  • 75th Percentile: 78250
  • 90th Percentile: 90480

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47700
  • 25th Percentile: 54430
  • Median: 64430
  • 75th Percentile: 80400
  • 90th Percentile: 103760

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22860
  • 25th Percentile: 22870
  • Median: 28250
  • 75th Percentile: 34470
  • 90th Percentile: 45750

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 49330
  • 25th Percentile: 57920
  • Median: 63200
  • 75th Percentile: 69670
  • 90th Percentile: 79950

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47370
  • 25th Percentile: 59680
  • Median: 77550
  • 75th Percentile: 87540
  • 90th Percentile: 97590

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 51580
  • Median Salary 2007: 50260
  • Median Salary 2008: 57430
  • Median Salary 2009: 59350
  • Median Salary 2010: 59950
  • Total Employed 2006: 90
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 61060
  • Median Salary 2007: 63820
  • Median Salary 2008: 60970
  • Median Salary 2009: 67360
  • Median Salary 2010: 64430
  • Total Employed 2006: 210
  • Total Employed 2007: 130
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 140
  • Total Employed 2010: 120

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 95930
  • Median Salary 2007: 101490
  • Median Salary 2008: 98990
  • Median Salary 2009: 101560
  • Median Salary 2010: 97560
  • Total Employed 2006: 220
  • Total Employed 2007: 190
  • Total Employed 2008: 200
  • Total Employed 2009: 170
  • Total Employed 2010: 170

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59720
  • Median Salary 2007: 62450
  • Median Salary 2008: 63020
  • Median Salary 2009: 63770
  • Median Salary 2010: 62280
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 90
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 90

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55690
  • Median Salary 2007: 58620
  • Median Salary 2008: 57500
  • Median Salary 2009: 60270
  • Median Salary 2010: 63175
  • Total Employed 2006: 160
  • Total Employed 2007: 150
  • Total Employed 2008: 100
  • Total Employed 2009: 120
  • Total Employed 2010: 125

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 28800
  • Median Salary 2007: 30160
  • Median Salary 2008: 30430
  • Median Salary 2009: 30630
  • Median Salary 2010: 28250
  • Total Employed 2006: 590
  • Total Employed 2007: 560
  • Total Employed 2008: 580
  • Total Employed 2009: 560
  • Total Employed 2010: 570

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 65130
  • Median Salary 2007: 68270
  • Median Salary 2008: 70440
  • Median Salary 2009: 72250
  • Median Salary 2010: 63200
  • Total Employed 2006: 140
  • Total Employed 2007: 250
  • Total Employed 2008: 260
  • Total Employed 2009: 280
  • Total Employed 2010: 270

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 58130
  • Median Salary 2007: 58050
  • Median Salary 2008: 60810
  • Median Salary 2009: 65940
  • Median Salary 2010: 77550
  • Total Employed 2006: 160
  • Total Employed 2007: 180
  • Total Employed 2008: 180
  • Total Employed 2009: 130
  • Total Employed 2010: 180

Hawaii vs National Biology Employment

Hawaii vs National Biology Employment

  • Employed in Hawaii: 0.668% (1595)

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1. The Chaminade University of Honolulu

3140 Waialae Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96816-1578
(808) 735-4711

The Chaminade University of Honolulu is near the heart of downtown and it offers one biology program. It is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this small school is the third biggest institution in the state of Hawaii offering biology.

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2. The University of Hawaii at Hilo

200 W Kawili St
Hilo, HI 96720-4091
(800) 897-4456

The University of Hawaii at Hilo offers one biology program. It is the only liberal arts college in Hawaii. UHH is the third oldest institution in the state of Hawaii offering programs in biology.

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3. Brigham Young University - Hawaii

55-220 Kulanui Street
Laie, HI 96762-1294
(808) 675-3211

Brigham Young University-Hawaii is in Laie, HI and this school offers one program in biology. In terms of enrollment, this small school ranks fifth in the state of Hawaii.

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4. The University of Hawaii at Manoa

2600 Campus Road- Hawaii Hall- Room 001
Honolulu, HI 96822-2301
(808) 956-8975

The University of Hawaii at Manoa, which is near the center of the city, is in Honolulu, HI. It offers seven biology programs. More specifically, students are offered two bachelor's level degrees in biology by it, three master's level degrees in biology, and two biology degrees at the doctorate level. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. UH Manoa is the largest institution in the state of Hawaii offering biology in terms of programs.