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Biology Schools in Independence, Missouri

There are 11 schools around Independence, MO offering biology programs. 490 students graduated with degrees from Independence biology schools in 2010. 448 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 29 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 403 students graduate from programs in this city in biology per year. This accounts for about 11% of students who Missouri schools graduate from biology programs. Specifically, one student graduated with a degree in biology at the associate's level, 448 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 29 with a master's level degree, and 12 with a doctorate level degree.

11 biology schools are in Independence. And of these, while three schools are public, eight schools are private. Tuition at a public biology school varies from $6,585 to $8,733, while private biology school tuition varies from $8,130 to $28,450.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $14,137. The highest tuition for programs in biology, which is $28,450 per year, is at William Jewell College, while the lowest tuition in Independence, which is $6,585 every year, is at the University of Central Missouri.

Independence biology schools offer associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Independence, Missouri

On average, 403 students graduate from programs in this city in biology per year. This accounts for about 11% of students who Missouri schools graduate from biology programs. Specifically, one student graduated with a degree in biology at the associate's level, 448 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 29 with a master's level degree, and 12 with a doctorate level degree.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Independence, Missouri

  • Associate 2006: 0
  • Associate 2007: 33
  • Associate 2008: 0
  • Associate 2009: 0
  • Associate 2010: 1
  • Bachelor 2006: 332
  • Bachelor 2007: 328
  • Bachelor 2008: 300
  • Bachelor 2009: 336
  • Bachelor 2010: 448
  • Master 2006: 20
  • Master 2007: 24
  • Master 2008: 13
  • Master 2009: 17
  • Master 2010: 29
  • Doctorate 2006: 3
  • Doctorate 2007: 3
  • Doctorate 2008: 3
  • Doctorate 2009: 1
  • Doctorate 2010: 12

Biology Program Availability in Independence, Missouri

Independence schools offer a total of 22 programs in biology. Of these programs, close to 63.6% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Biology Program Availability in Independence, Missouri

  • Associate: 1
  • Bachelor: 14
  • Master: 4
  • Doctorate: 3

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45150
  • 25th Percentile: 51730
  • Median: 59990
  • 75th Percentile: 79610
  • 90th Percentile: 107050

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 49200
  • 25th Percentile: 63160
  • Median: 81810
  • 75th Percentile: 95460
  • 90th Percentile: 106360

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 63660
  • 25th Percentile: 83380
  • Median: 101570
  • 75th Percentile: 130970
  • 90th Percentile: 166050

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25700
  • 25th Percentile: 28030
  • Median: 34610
  • 75th Percentile: 63140
  • 90th Percentile: 84850

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41030
  • 25th Percentile: 45940
  • Median: 59660
  • 75th Percentile: 91570
  • 90th Percentile: 101820

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25980
  • 25th Percentile: 29820
  • Median: 35580
  • 75th Percentile: 45120
  • 90th Percentile: 62490

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35510
  • 25th Percentile: 47460
  • Median: 68480
  • 75th Percentile: 77990
  • 90th Percentile: 102320

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 30330
  • 25th Percentile: 36760
  • Median: 44710
  • 75th Percentile: 54340
  • 90th Percentile: 63160

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 44890
  • Median Salary 2007: 49570
  • Median Salary 2008: 52610
  • Median Salary 2009: 54630
  • Median Salary 2010: 59990
  • Total Employed 2006: 100
  • Total Employed 2007: 130
  • Total Employed 2008: 130
  • Total Employed 2009: 120
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 65800
  • Median Salary 2007: 64570
  • Median Salary 2008: 63340
  • Median Salary 2009: 57220
  • Median Salary 2010: 59660
  • Total Employed 2006: 35
  • Total Employed 2007: 35
  • Total Employed 2008: 35
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 94900
  • Median Salary 2007: 98410
  • Median Salary 2008: 101080
  • Median Salary 2009: 100190
  • Median Salary 2010: 101570
  • Total Employed 2006: 240
  • Total Employed 2007: 250
  • Total Employed 2008: 210
  • Total Employed 2009: 200
  • Total Employed 2010: 180

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 41940
  • Median Salary 2007: 37380
  • Median Salary 2008: 49480
  • Median Salary 2009: 39470
  • Median Salary 2010: 34610
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 65
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 66430
  • Median Salary 2007: 68140
  • Median Salary 2008: 68830
  • Median Salary 2009: 76200
  • Median Salary 2010: 81810
  • Total Employed 2006: 160
  • Total Employed 2007: 150
  • Total Employed 2008: 130
  • Total Employed 2009: 120
  • Total Employed 2010: 140

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 34920
  • Median Salary 2007: 35070
  • Median Salary 2008: 32550
  • Median Salary 2009: 36780
  • Median Salary 2010: 35580
  • Total Employed 2006: 260
  • Total Employed 2007: 270
  • Total Employed 2008: 220
  • Total Employed 2009: 290
  • Total Employed 2010: 220

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60360
  • Median Salary 2007: 64400
  • Median Salary 2008: 69840
  • Median Salary 2009: 70690
  • Median Salary 2010: 68480
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 120

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 44360
  • Median Salary 2007: 48270
  • Median Salary 2008: 48870
  • Median Salary 2009: 43290
  • Median Salary 2010: 44710
  • Total Employed 2006: 30
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Independence vs Missouri Biology Employment

Independence vs Missouri Biology Employment

  • Employed in Independence: 24.138% (910)

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1. Avila University

11901 Wornall Rd
Kansas City, MO 64145-1698
(816) 942-8400

2. Baker University

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

3. Cleveland Chiropractic College of Overland Park

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

4. MidAmerica Nazarene University

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

5. Park University

8700 NW River Park Dr
Parkville, MO 64152-3795
(816) 741-2000

6. Rockhurst University

1100 Rockhurst Rd
Kansas City, MO 64110-2561
(816) 501-4000

7. The University of Central Missouri

University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, MO 64093
(660) 543-4111

8. The University of Kansas

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

9. The University of Missouri - Kansas City

5100 Rockhill Rd
Kansas City, MO 64110
(816) 235-1000

10. The University of Saint Mary

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

11. William Jewell College

500 College Hill
Liberty, MO 64068-1896
(816) 781-7700