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Biology Schools in Elmhurst, Illinois

There are 30 schools conveniently located near Elmhurst, IL offering biology programs. 1,680 students graduated from programs at Elmhurst biology schools in 2010. 1,527 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 110 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

1,615 students graduate from biology programs in Elmhurst, on average, per year. This accounts for around 51% of students who Illinois schools graduate from biology programs. Of those, six students graduated with biology certificates, 1,527 with a bachelor's level degree, 110 with a master's level degree, and 37 with a doctorate level degree.

30 biology schools are in Elmhurst. Of these, while seven schools are public, 23 schools are private. While public biology school tuition varies from $6,181 to $12,053, tuition at a private biology school varies from $15,750 to $42,041.

Average tuition for biology programs is $24,715. The lowest tuition in Elmhurst, which is $6,181 every year, is at Purdue University-Calumet, while the highest tuition for biology programs, which is $42,041 every year, is at the University of Chicago.

Elmhurst biology schools offer certificates, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Elmhurst, Illinois

1,615 students graduate from biology programs in Elmhurst, on average, per year. This accounts for around 51% of students who Illinois schools graduate from biology programs. Of those, six students graduated with biology certificates, 1,527 with a bachelor's level degree, 110 with a master's level degree, and 37 with a doctorate level degree.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Elmhurst, Illinois

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 2
  • Certificate 2010: 6
  • Bachelor 2006: 1328
  • Bachelor 2007: 1369
  • Bachelor 2008: 1433
  • Bachelor 2009: 1490
  • Bachelor 2010: 1527
  • Master 2006: 66
  • Master 2007: 66
  • Master 2008: 81
  • Master 2009: 96
  • Master 2010: 110
  • Doctorate 2006: 46
  • Doctorate 2007: 44
  • Doctorate 2008: 37
  • Doctorate 2009: 38
  • Doctorate 2010: 37

Biology Program Availability in Elmhurst, Illinois

Elmhurst schools offer a total of 51 programs in biology. Of these programs, close to 62.7% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level and the doctoral level.

Biology Program Availability in Elmhurst, Illinois

  • Certificate: 1
  • Bachelor: 32
  • Master: 11
  • Doctorate: 7

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 55710
  • 25th Percentile: 66550
  • Median: 76240
  • 75th Percentile: 99800
  • 90th Percentile: 125920

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 52810
  • 25th Percentile: 60840
  • Median: 73390
  • 75th Percentile: 89250
  • 90th Percentile: 106790

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 58550
  • 25th Percentile: 86760
  • Median: 106880
  • 75th Percentile: 127130
  • 90th Percentile: 145400

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 33990
  • 25th Percentile: 46070
  • Median: 74470
  • 75th Percentile: 94930
  • 90th Percentile: 112330

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41910
  • 25th Percentile: 45280
  • Median: 50830
  • 75th Percentile: 62900
  • 90th Percentile: 77600

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27930
  • 25th Percentile: 34150
  • Median: 41820
  • 75th Percentile: 57720
  • 90th Percentile: 69680

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 51980
  • 25th Percentile: 62060
  • Median: 71210
  • 75th Percentile: 82610
  • 90th Percentile: 95510

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 33980
  • 25th Percentile: 42500
  • Median: 53750
  • 75th Percentile: 62910
  • 90th Percentile: 81030

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 51190
  • Median Salary 2007: 55250
  • Median Salary 2008: 59780
  • Median Salary 2009: 64180
  • Median Salary 2010: 76240
  • Total Employed 2006: 220
  • Total Employed 2007: 360
  • Total Employed 2008: 370
  • Total Employed 2009: 310
  • Total Employed 2010: 120

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57800
  • Median Salary 2007: 60100
  • Median Salary 2008: 57570
  • Median Salary 2009: 52300
  • Median Salary 2010: 50830
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 91350
  • Median Salary 2007: 97030
  • Median Salary 2008: 105530
  • Median Salary 2009: 104020
  • Median Salary 2010: 106880
  • Total Employed 2006: 530
  • Total Employed 2007: 470
  • Total Employed 2008: 460
  • Total Employed 2009: 370
  • Total Employed 2010: 380

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57180
  • Median Salary 2007: 52960
  • Median Salary 2008: 56860
  • Median Salary 2009: 75950
  • Median Salary 2010: 74470
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 68570
  • Median Salary 2007: 77640
  • Median Salary 2008: 81240
  • Median Salary 2009: 79390
  • Median Salary 2010: 73390
  • Total Employed 2006: 230
  • Total Employed 2007: 290
  • Total Employed 2008: 280
  • Total Employed 2009: 260
  • Total Employed 2010: 210

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31200
  • Median Salary 2007: 35630
  • Median Salary 2008: 39690
  • Median Salary 2009: 39320
  • Median Salary 2010: 41820
  • Total Employed 2006: 1230
  • Total Employed 2007: 1060
  • Total Employed 2008: 930
  • Total Employed 2009: 760
  • Total Employed 2010: 1300

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59800
  • Median Salary 2007: 66990
  • Median Salary 2008: 70340
  • Median Salary 2009: 69880
  • Median Salary 2010: 71210
  • Total Employed 2006: 390
  • Total Employed 2007: 220
  • Total Employed 2008: 370
  • Total Employed 2009: 340
  • Total Employed 2010: 480

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 49885
  • Median Salary 2007: 51570
  • Median Salary 2008: 51750
  • Median Salary 2009: 52880
  • Median Salary 2010: 53750
  • Total Employed 2006:
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  • Total Employed 2008:
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Elmhurst vs Illinois Biology Employment

Elmhurst vs Illinois Biology Employment

  • Employed in Elmhurst: 49.351% (2660)

Biology Schools in Elmhurst, Illinois

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1. Elmhurst College

190 Prospect Ave
Elmhurst, IL 60126-3096
(630) 617-3500

Elmhurst College, which is just 9.8 miles from Carol Stream, is near Elmhurst, IL and it offers one biology program. 3,430 students pursue degrees in 76 programs at Elmhurst, overall.