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Biology Schools in Henderson, Nevada

There are three schools located by Henderson, NV offering biology programs. 186 students graduated with degrees from Henderson biology schools in 2010. 171 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and eight of all these students graduated with doctoral degrees.

Overview

On average, 171 students graduate from biology programs in Henderson each year. This accounts for 54% of students who schools in the state of Nevada graduate from biology programs. Out of those, four students graduated with an associate's level degree in biology, 171 with a bachelor's level degree, three with a master's level degree, and eight with a degree at the doctorate level.

Three biology schools are in Henderson. And of these, three schools are public. Tuition at a public biology school varies from $2,243 to $5,808.

Average tuition for biology programs is $4,253. While the lowest tuition in Henderson is at the College of Southern Nevada, the highest tuition for biology programs, which is $5,808 each year, is at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas.

Schools in Henderson offer associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for students pursing biology.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Henderson, Nevada

On average, 171 students graduate from biology programs in Henderson each year. This accounts for 54% of students who schools in the state of Nevada graduate from biology programs. Out of those, four students graduated with an associate's level degree in biology, 171 with a bachelor's level degree, three with a master's level degree, and eight with a degree at the doctorate level.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Henderson, Nevada

  • Associate 2006: 0
  • Associate 2007: 0
  • Associate 2008: 5
  • Associate 2009: 2
  • Associate 2010: 4
  • Bachelor 2006: 106
  • Bachelor 2007: 127
  • Bachelor 2008: 146
  • Bachelor 2009: 123
  • Bachelor 2010: 171
  • Master 2006: 3
  • Master 2007: 5
  • Master 2008: 3
  • Master 2009: 8
  • Master 2010: 3
  • Doctorate 2006: 2
  • Doctorate 2007: 2
  • Doctorate 2008: 2
  • Doctorate 2009: 6
  • Doctorate 2010: 8

Biology Program Availability in Henderson, Nevada

Schools in Henderson offer a total of five biology programs. Of these programs, 40% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Biology Program Availability in Henderson, Nevada

  • Associate: 1
  • Bachelor: 2
  • Master: 1
  • Doctorate: 1

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 71100
  • 25th Percentile: 82560
  • Median: 103630
  • 75th Percentile: 134220
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
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  • Median: 66395
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Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 36560
  • 25th Percentile: 49130
  • Median: 64750
  • 75th Percentile: 82560
  • 90th Percentile: 94320

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
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  • Median: 153930
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Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 21840
  • 25th Percentile: 24020
  • Median: 33070
  • 75th Percentile: 38410
  • 90th Percentile: 43650

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38780
  • 25th Percentile: 52190
  • Median: 64070
  • 75th Percentile: 75680
  • 90th Percentile: 82560

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 73890
  • Median Salary 2007: 78550
  • Median Salary 2008: 79500
  • Median Salary 2009: 100060
  • Median Salary 2010: 103630
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54610
  • Median Salary 2007: 55970
  • Median Salary 2008: 60900
  • Median Salary 2009: 65320
  • Median Salary 2010: 66395
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55380
  • Median Salary 2007: 56570
  • Median Salary 2008: 59160
  • Median Salary 2009: 64200
  • Median Salary 2010: 64750
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 145600
  • Median Salary 2007: 145600
  • Median Salary 2008: 156750
  • Median Salary 2009: 158870
  • Median Salary 2010: 153930
  • Total Employed 2006:
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Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 35970
  • Median Salary 2007: 30330
  • Median Salary 2008: 24690
  • Median Salary 2009: 30780
  • Median Salary 2010: 33070
  • Total Employed 2006: 30
  • Total Employed 2007: 30
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 58710
  • Median Salary 2007: 61020
  • Median Salary 2008: 62475
  • Median Salary 2009: 63930
  • Median Salary 2010: 64070
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 55
  • Total Employed 2008: 75
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 90

Henderson vs Nevada Biology Employment

Henderson vs Nevada Biology Employment

  • Employed in Henderson: 22.414% (260)

Biology Schools in Henderson, Nevada

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1. Nevada State College

1125 Nevada State Drive
Henderson, NV 89002
(702) 992-2000

Nevada State College, which is just 15.8 miles from neighboring Las Vegas, is located just a short commute away from within Henderson and it offers one biology program. It is a public 4-year institution and this school is the only institution in Henderson, NV offering biology.