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Biology Schools in Kansas

There are 30 Kansas schools offering biology programs. 742 students graduated with degrees from Kansas biology schools in 2010. 615 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 74 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 706 students graduate from programs in Kansas in biology per year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from biology programs. Of those, 74 students graduated with an associate's level biology degree, 615 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 37 with a degree at the master's level, and 16 with a doctorate level degree.

30 biology schools are in this state. And of these, while 15 schools are private, 15 schools are public. Tuition at a private biology school varies from $8,130 to $22,280, while tuition at a public biology school varies from $3,942 to $8,733.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $13,219. The lowest tuition in this state, which is $3,942 per year, is at Fort Hays State University, while the highest tuition for biology programs, which is $22,280 each year, is at Baker University.

Schools in this state offer associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for biology students.

Biology Program Completions in Kansas 2006 - 2010

On average, 706 students graduate from programs in Kansas in biology per year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from biology programs. Of those, 74 students graduated with an associate's level biology degree, 615 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 37 with a degree at the master's level, and 16 with a doctorate level degree.

Biology Program Completions in Kansas 2006 - 2010

  • Associate 2006: 68
  • Associate 2007: 106
  • Associate 2008: 93
  • Associate 2009: 70
  • Associate 2010: 74
  • Bachelor 2006: 560
  • Bachelor 2007: 579
  • Bachelor 2008: 548
  • Bachelor 2009: 532
  • Bachelor 2010: 615
  • Master 2006: 35
  • Master 2007: 29
  • Master 2008: 22
  • Master 2009: 30
  • Master 2010: 37
  • Doctorate 2006: 10
  • Doctorate 2007: 12
  • Doctorate 2008: 7
  • Doctorate 2009: 10
  • Doctorate 2010: 16

Biology Program Availability in Kansas

Schools in this state offer a total of 50 programs in biology. Of these programs, around 56% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level, the masters level, and the doctoral level.

Biology Program Availability in Kansas

  • Associate: 11
  • Bachelor: 28
  • Master: 7
  • Doctorate: 4

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37170
  • 25th Percentile: 43010
  • Median: 52430
  • 75th Percentile: 62670
  • 90th Percentile: 70460

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47460
  • 25th Percentile: 57410
  • Median: 73400
  • 75th Percentile: 88310
  • 90th Percentile: 99110

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 78770
  • 25th Percentile: 87280
  • Median: 105550
  • 75th Percentile: 135260
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 52190
  • 25th Percentile: 61250
  • Median: 71110
  • 75th Percentile: 77990
  • 90th Percentile: 84860

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39600
  • 25th Percentile: 45900
  • Median: 55070
  • 75th Percentile: 67280
  • 90th Percentile: 81470

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22850
  • 25th Percentile: 28450
  • Median: 35220
  • 75th Percentile: 42850
  • 90th Percentile: 54520

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27980
  • 25th Percentile: 37470
  • Median: 63130
  • 75th Percentile: 80290
  • 90th Percentile: 89450

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 40440
  • Median Salary 2007: 42680
  • Median Salary 2008: 47530
  • Median Salary 2009: 49710
  • Median Salary 2010: 52430
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 140
  • Total Employed 2009: 140
  • Total Employed 2010: 150

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59950
  • Median Salary 2007: 51850
  • Median Salary 2008: 50500
  • Median Salary 2009: 52080
  • Median Salary 2010: 55070
  • Total Employed 2006: 255
  • Total Employed 2007: 260
  • Total Employed 2008: 320
  • Total Employed 2009: 310
  • Total Employed 2010: 210

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 92210
  • Median Salary 2007: 94700
  • Median Salary 2008: 98090
  • Median Salary 2009: 102430
  • Median Salary 2010: 105550
  • Total Employed 2006: 180
  • Total Employed 2007: 190
  • Total Employed 2008: 160
  • Total Employed 2009: 150
  • Total Employed 2010: 140

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 62600
  • Median Salary 2007: 64925
  • Median Salary 2008: 67250
  • Median Salary 2009: 69860
  • Median Salary 2010: 71110
  • Total Employed 2006: 180
  • Total Employed 2007: 165
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 150
  • Total Employed 2010: 160

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 46170
  • Median Salary 2007: 41950
  • Median Salary 2008: 68060
  • Median Salary 2009: 72130
  • Median Salary 2010: 73400
  • Total Employed 2006: 90
  • Total Employed 2007: 90
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31540
  • Median Salary 2007: 32990
  • Median Salary 2008: 33810
  • Median Salary 2009: 35740
  • Median Salary 2010: 35220
  • Total Employed 2006: 430
  • Total Employed 2007: 390
  • Total Employed 2008: 440
  • Total Employed 2009: 520
  • Total Employed 2010: 460

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57400
  • Median Salary 2007: 60475
  • Median Salary 2008: 63550
  • Median Salary 2009: 65800
  • Median Salary 2010: 63130
  • Total Employed 2006: 150
  • Total Employed 2007: 155
  • Total Employed 2008: 160
  • Total Employed 2009: 150
  • Total Employed 2010: 180

Kansas vs National Biology Employment

Kansas vs National Biology Employment

  • Employed in Kansas: 0.586% (1400)

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1. Benedictine College

1020 N 2nd St
Atchison, KS 66002-1499
(913) 367-5340

Benedictine College is in town of Atchison, Kansas and Benedictine offers one program in biology. Benedictine is one of 7 liberal arts colleges in Kansas. In terms of programs, it is the fifth largest institution in the state of Kansas offering biology.

2. Cleveland Chiropractic College of Overland Park

10850 Lowell Avenue
Overland Park, KS 66210
(913) 234-0600

Cleveland Chiropractic College of Overland Park offers one program in biology and it is 3.4 miles from the heart of downtown.

3. Neosho County Community College

800 W 14th St
Chanute, KS 66720
(620) 431-2820x217

Neosho County Community College offers one program in biology and it is in town of Chanute, Kansas. This community college is one of 21 community colleges in Kansas. It is the tenth largest institution in the state of Kansas offering biology in terms of programs.

4. The Seward County Community College and Area Technical School

1801 N. Kansas Ave.
Liberal, KS 67901
(620) 624-1951

Founded in 1967, the Seward County Community College and Area Technical School is a public 2-year institution. This school, which is very close to Liberal, Kansas, is located in a rural setting. This public school offers students 19 certificates and 64 associates level degrees. 1,870 students pursued degrees from the 66 programs at this school in 2010. This school offers subjects such as business and psychology. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits it. This school is one of 9 technical colleges in Kansas.

5. Bethel College - North Newton

300 E 27th St
North Newton, KS 67117-8061
(316) 283-2500

Bethel College-North Newton offers one program in biology. Overall, 476 students seek degrees in 26 Bethel College-North Newton programs.

6. Ottawa University - Ottawa

1001 South Cedar
Ottawa, KS 66067-3399
(785) 242-5200

Ottawa University-Ottawa offers one biology program. It is a 4-year institution.

7. The University of Saint Mary

4100 S 4th St Trafficway
Leavenworth, KS 66048-5082
(913) 682-5151

The University of Saint Mary is located in Leavenworth, KS and this school offers one biology program. This very small school is a 4-year institution.

8. Baker University

618 Eighth Street
Baldwin City, KS 66006-0065
(800) 873-4282

Baker University offers three programs in biology. Baker offers three bachelor's level biology degrees to students. It is located in town of Baldwin City, Kansas. It is one of 7 liberal arts colleges in Kansas. It is the oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering biology programs.

9. Hutchinson Community College

1300 N Plum St
Hutchinson, KS 67501
(620) 665-3500

Hutchinson Community College offers one biology program. Overall, 5,630 students seek degrees in 70 Hutchinson Community College programs. In terms of programs, it is the seventh largest institution in the state of Kansas offering biology.

10. Sterling College

125 W. Cooper
Sterling, KS 67579
(620) 278-2173

Sterling College offers one biology program. Sterling is a 4-year institution.

11. Garden City Community College

801 Campus Dr
Garden City, KS 67846-6333
(620) 276-7611

Garden City Community College offers two programs in biology. It offers two biology degrees at the associate's level to students. It is one of 21 community colleges in Kansas. It is the second largest institution in the state of Kansas offering biology in terms of programs.

12. Fort Hays State University

600 Park St
Hays, KS 67601-4099
(785) 628-4000

Fort Hays State University offers two biology programs. More specifically, it offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in biology and one biology degree at the master's level. Overall, 11,883 students seek degrees in 70 Fort Hays State University programs. This school is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Kansas offering biology.

13. Bethany College

335 E Swensson St
Lindsborg, KS 67456-1897
(785) 227-3311x8361

Bethany College is in town of Lindsborg, Kansas and it offers one biology program. It is one of 7 liberal arts colleges in Kansas.

14. Independence Community College

1057 West College Avenue
Independence, KS 67301-0708
(620) 331-4100

Independence Community College offers one biology program. 1,164 students seek degrees in 34 programs at this college, overall. In terms of programs, this college is the eighth largest institution in the state of Kansas offering biology.

15. Emporia State University

1200 Commercial
Emporia, KS 66801-5087
(620) 341-1200

Emporia State University offers two biology programs. Of those, students are offered one biology degree at the bachelor's level by it and one master's level biology degree. It is a public 4-year institution.

16. Kansas Wesleyan University

100 E. Claflin Ave.
Salina, KS 67401-6196
(800) 874-1154x1285

Kansas Wesleyan University is in Salina, KS and this school offers one program in biology. In terms of programs, it is the tenth biggest institution in the state of Kansas offering biology.

17. McPherson College

1600 E Euclid
McPherson, KS 67460-1402
(620) 242-0400

McPherson College offers one program in biology. Overall, 707 students seek degrees in 17 programs at this school.

18. Labette Community College

200 S 14th
Parsons, KS 67357-4201
(620) 421-6700

Labette Community College is located in town of Parsons, Kansas and this college offers one program in biology. 1,915 students pursue degrees in 49 Labette Community College programs, overall. In terms of programs, this college is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Kansas offering biology.

19. Allen County Community College

1801 N Cottonwood
Iola, KS 66749
(620) 365-5116x100

Allen County Community College is located in Iola, KS and it offers one biology program. It is one of 21 community colleges in Kansas. It ranks fifth in terms of enrollment in the state of Kansas.

20. MidAmerica Nazarene University

2030 E College Way
Olathe, KS 66062-1899
(913) 782-3750

MidAmerica Nazarene University is in the suburbs of Olathe, Kansas and this school offers one program in biology. 1,764 students seek degrees in 57 programs at MNU, overall.

21. Southwestern College

100 College Street
Winfield, KS 67156-6224
(620) 229-6000

Southwestern College is in town of Winfield, Kansas and it offers one biology program. 1,791 students seek degrees in 86 SC programs, overall.

22. The University of Kansas

The University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS 66045
(785) 864-2700

The University of Kansas, which is 1.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Lawrence, KS. KU offers eight programs in biology. Of those, students are offered three biology degrees at the bachelor's level by it, two degrees at the master's level in biology, and three doctorate level biology degrees. This university is a public, 4-year, research institution. It is the biggest institution in the state of Kansas offering biology.

23. Butler Community College

901 S Haverhill Rd
El Dorado, KS 67042-3280
(316) 321-2222

Butler Community College, which is very close to El Dorado, Kansas, is in a rural setting and it offers one program in biology. It is one of 21 community colleges in Kansas. This college is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering biology programs.

24. Pittsburg State University

1701 S Broadway
Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 231-7000

Pittsburg State University offers two biology programs. Specifically, it offers one bachelor's level degree in biology to students and one master's level biology degree. It is one of 34 public post-secondary institutions in Kansas.

25. Friends University

2100 W. University Ave.
Wichita, KS 67213
(316) 295-5000

Friends University, which is 1.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Wichita, KS. Friends offers three biology programs. This school offers three biology degrees at the bachelor's level to students. 2,782 students seek degrees in 68 Friends programs, overall.

26. Newman University

3100 McCormick Ave
Wichita, KS 67213-2097
(316) 942-4291

Newman University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Wichita, KS and this school offers one biology program. 2,746 students pursue degrees in 42 programs at this school, overall.

27. Barton County Community College

245 NE 30th Road
Great Bend, KS 67530
(620) 792-2701

Barton County Community College, which is only a few miles from Great Bend, is in a rural setting. This college offers two programs in biology. Students are offered two associate's level degrees in biology by this college. This college is one of 21 community colleges in Kansas. This college is the third biggest institution in the state of Kansas offering biology.

28. Dodge City Community College

2501 N 14th Ave
Dodge City, KS 67801-2399
(620) 225-1321

Founded in 1935, Dodge City Community College is a public 2-year institution. It is in town of Dodge City, Kansas. Students are offered 19 certificates and 56 degrees at the associates level by it. In 2010, 1,807 students sought degrees from the 58 programs at this public college. This college offers subjects including advanced nursing and allied health. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits this college. This college is one of 21 community colleges in Kansas.

29. Washburn University

1700 SW College Avenue
Topeka, KS 66621-0001
(785) 670-1010

Washburn University, which is near the center of the city, is located in Topeka, KS and it offers one biology program. It is one of 34 public post-secondary institutions in Kansas.

30. Tabor College

400 S Jefferson
Hillsboro, KS 67063-1799
(620) 947-3121x1056

Tabor College is located in town of Hillsboro, Kansas and this school offers one program in biology. 669 students seek degrees in 53 programs at this very small school, overall.

31. Kansas State University

Anderson Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506
(785) 532-6250

Kansas State University offers four biology programs. Of those, it offers students two bachelor's level degrees in biology, one master's level degree in biology, and one biology degree at the doctorate level. It is in Manhattan, KS. Overall, 23,588 students seek degrees in 202 programs at this university. This university is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering programs in biology.

32. Wichita State University

1845 Fairmount
Wichita, KS 67260-0124
(316) 978-3456

Wichita State University is 2.8 miles from the center of the city. This university offers two biology programs. Out of those, Wichita State offers one biology degree at the bachelor's level to students and one degree at the master's level in biology. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of programs, it is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Kansas offering biology.

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