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Biology Schools in North Dakota

There are nine North Dakota schools offering biology programs. 154 students graduated with degrees from North Dakota biology schools in 2010. 144 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and six students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 169 students graduate from biology programs in this state each year. Of those, four students graduated with an associate's level biology degree, 144 with a bachelor's level degree, and six with a degree at the master's level.

Nine biology schools are located in this state. And out of these, while six schools are public, three schools are private. Tuition at a public biology school varies from $5,393 to $6,934, while tuition at a private biology school varies from $13,024 to $16,780.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $7,854. While the highest tuition for programs in biology, which is $16,780 each year, is at Jamestown College, the lowest tuition in this midwestern state, which is $5,393 every year, is at Minot State University.

North Dakota biology schools offer associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Biology Program Completions in North Dakota 2006 - 2010

On average, 169 students graduate from biology programs in this state each year. Of those, four students graduated with an associate's level biology degree, 144 with a bachelor's level degree, and six with a degree at the master's level.

Biology Program Completions in North Dakota 2006 - 2010

  • Associate 2006: 1
  • Associate 2007: 1
  • Associate 2008: 4
  • Associate 2009: 1
  • Associate 2010: 4
  • Bachelor 2006: 144
  • Bachelor 2007: 158
  • Bachelor 2008: 167
  • Bachelor 2009: 143
  • Bachelor 2010: 144
  • Master 2006: 8
  • Master 2007: 6
  • Master 2008: 8
  • Master 2009: 8
  • Master 2010: 6
  • Doctorate 2006: 0
  • Doctorate 2007: 2
  • Doctorate 2008: 5
  • Doctorate 2009: 2
  • Doctorate 2010: 0

Biology Program Availability in North Dakota

North Dakota schools offer a total of 19 biology programs. Of these programs, about 52.6% 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 North Dakota

  • Associate: 1
  • Bachelor: 10
  • Master: 4
  • Doctorate: 4

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35950
  • 25th Percentile: 41690
  • Median: 47500
  • 75th Percentile: 72320
  • 90th Percentile: 155920

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 67230
  • 25th Percentile: 78670
  • Median: 92740
  • 75th Percentile: 109050
  • 90th Percentile: 136470

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38770
  • 25th Percentile: 49040
  • Median: 63140
  • 75th Percentile: 75670
  • 90th Percentile: 84860

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35470
  • 25th Percentile: 44560
  • Median: 53260
  • 75th Percentile: 67470
  • 90th Percentile: 80290

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 30465
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 62750
  • 75th Percentile:
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Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39620
  • 25th Percentile: 49160
  • Median: 58750
  • 75th Percentile: 66970
  • 90th Percentile: 72700

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 76620
  • Median Salary 2007: 80380
  • Median Salary 2008: 84140
  • Median Salary 2009: 88440
  • Median Salary 2010: 92740
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 115
  • Total Employed 2008: 120
  • Total Employed 2009: 120
  • Total Employed 2010: 140

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50090
  • Median Salary 2007: 44480
  • Median Salary 2008: 44650
  • Median Salary 2009: 53870
  • Median Salary 2010: 53260
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 130
  • Total Employed 2009: 130
  • Total Employed 2010: 110

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 56930
  • Median Salary 2007: 59600
  • Median Salary 2008: 60210
  • Median Salary 2009: 63920
  • Median Salary 2010: 63140
  • Total Employed 2006: 180
  • Total Employed 2007: 190
  • Total Employed 2008: 190
  • Total Employed 2009: 180
  • Total Employed 2010: 180

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45640
  • Median Salary 2007: 48640
  • Median Salary 2008: 47800
  • Median Salary 2009: 47410
  • Median Salary 2010: 47500
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 26510
  • Median Salary 2007: 27820
  • Median Salary 2008: 29000
  • Median Salary 2009: 29535
  • Median Salary 2010: 30465
  • Total Employed 2006: 360
  • Total Employed 2007: 320
  • Total Employed 2008: 330
  • Total Employed 2009: 335
  • Total Employed 2010: 335

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 55260
  • Median Salary 2007: 57300
  • Median Salary 2008: 59735
  • Median Salary 2009: 60835
  • Median Salary 2010: 62750
  • Total Employed 2006: 190
  • Total Employed 2007: 195
  • Total Employed 2008: 200
  • Total Employed 2009: 200
  • Total Employed 2010: 200

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 53870
  • Median Salary 2007: 52110
  • Median Salary 2008: 50350
  • Median Salary 2009: 55850
  • Median Salary 2010: 58750
  • Total Employed 2006: 90
  • Total Employed 2007: 90
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 90

North Dakota vs National Biology Employment

North Dakota vs National Biology Employment

  • Employed in North Dakota: 0.471% (1125)

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1. Mayville State University

330 Third Street NE
Mayville, ND 58257-1299
(701) 788-2301

Mayville State University, which is very close to Mayville, North Dakota, is in a rural setting and it offers one biology program. 982 students seek degrees in 30 Mayville State programs, overall. This school ranks ninth in terms of enrollment in the state of North Dakota.

2. United Tribes Technical College

3315 University Dr
Bismarck, ND 58504
(701) 255-3285x1217

United Tribes Technical College offers one program in biology and it is in the suburbs of Bismarck, North Dakota. This school is a tribal 2-year institution. This school is the largest institution in the state of North Dakota offering biology.

3. Valley City State University

101 College St SW
Valley City, ND 58072
(701) 845-7990

Valley City State University offers one program in biology. 1,285 students seek degrees in 37 programs at this school, overall. This school is the fifth oldest institution in the state of North Dakota offering programs in biology.

4. Jamestown College

608 6th St NE
Jamestown, ND 58405
(701) 252-3467

Jamestown College offers one biology program. JC is a 4-year institution. Jamestown is the tenth biggest institution in the state of North Dakota offering biology.

5. Dickinson State University

291 Campus Drive
Dickinson, ND 58601-4896
(701) 483-2507

Dickinson State University offers one program in biology. DSU is a public 4-year institution. In terms of enrollment, this school ranks seventh in the state of North Dakota.

6. The University of Mary

7500 University Dr
Bismarck, ND 58504
(701) 255-7500

The University of Mary is in Bismarck, North Dakota, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in biology. 3,317 students seek degrees in 70 programs at U-Mary, overall. U-Mary is the tenth oldest institution in the state of North Dakota offering biology programs.

7. The University of North Dakota

University of North Dakota
Grand Forks, ND 58202-8193
(800) 225-5863

The University of North Dakota, which is 2.6 miles from the center of the city, is in Grand Forks, ND. It offers four programs in biology. More specifically, this university offers students two biology degrees at the bachelor's level, one master's level biology degree, and one degree at the doctorate level in biology. Overall, 14,194 students pursue degrees in 182 programs at this university. It is the second oldest institution in the state of North Dakota offering programs in biology.

8. Minot State University

500 University Ave W
Minot, ND 58707
(701) 858-3000

Minot State University offers one program in biology. It is a public 4-year institution. This school is the fifth biggest institution in the state of North Dakota offering biology.

9. North Dakota State University

1301 12th Avenue North
Fargo, ND 58108-6050
(701) 231-8011

North Dakota State University offers eight programs in biology. Specifically, students are offered two biology degrees at the bachelor's level by NDSU, three degrees at the master's level in biology, and three doctorate level degrees in biology. This large university, which is near the center of the city, is in Fargo, ND. NDSU is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of enrollment, it ranks first in the state of North Dakota.