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Biology Schools in Portland, Oregon

There are nine schools close to Portland, OR offering biology programs. In 2010, 350 students graduated from programs at Portland biology schools. 337 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and ten students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 347 students graduate from programs in Portland in biology every year. This accounts for around 55% of students who schools in the state of Oregon graduate from biology programs. Specifically, 337 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in biology, ten with a master's level degree, and three with a degree at the doctorate level.

Nine biology schools are located in Portland. And out of these, eight schools are private, while one school is public. While public biology school tuition is $7,130, tuition at a private biology school varies from $17,604 to $41,200.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $26,221. The highest tuition for biology programs, which is $41,200 per year, is at Reed College, while the lowest tuition in Portland, which is $7,130 every year, is at Portland State University.

Portland biology schools offer bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Portland, Oregon

On average, 347 students graduate from programs in Portland in biology every year. This accounts for around 55% of students who schools in the state of Oregon graduate from biology programs. Specifically, 337 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in biology, ten with a master's level degree, and three with a degree at the doctorate level.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Portland, Oregon

  • Bachelor 2006: 310
  • Bachelor 2007: 344
  • Bachelor 2008: 334
  • Bachelor 2009: 312
  • Bachelor 2010: 337
  • Master 2006: 5
  • Master 2007: 12
  • Master 2008: 11
  • Master 2009: 9
  • Master 2010: 10
  • Doctorate 2006: 0
  • Doctorate 2007: 2
  • Doctorate 2008: 0
  • Doctorate 2009: 6
  • Doctorate 2010: 3

Biology Program Availability in Portland, Oregon

Schools in Portland offer a total of 12 biology programs. Of these programs, 83.3% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level and the doctoral level.

Biology Program Availability in Portland, Oregon

  • Bachelor: 10
  • Master: 1
  • Doctorate: 1

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41360
  • 25th Percentile: 49550
  • Median: 57150
  • 75th Percentile: 62850
  • 90th Percentile: 92010

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

Biostatisticians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44640
  • 25th Percentile: 51930
  • Median: 62070
  • 75th Percentile: 79790
  • 90th Percentile: 96740

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 77370
  • 25th Percentile: 91110
  • Median: 104330
  • 75th Percentile: 122310
  • 90th Percentile: 147870

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43940
  • 25th Percentile: 57490
  • Median: 72630
  • 75th Percentile: 91650
  • 90th Percentile: 136310

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Plant Scientists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 21930
  • 25th Percentile: 36680
  • Median: 53210
  • 75th Percentile: 67120
  • 90th Percentile: 92010

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27030
  • 25th Percentile: 30570
  • Median: 36270
  • 75th Percentile: 44010
  • 90th Percentile: 52870

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

Geneticists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40900
  • 25th Percentile: 53790
  • Median: 71420
  • 75th Percentile: 87030
  • 90th Percentile: 104410

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45590
  • 25th Percentile: 54640
  • Median: 66710
  • 75th Percentile: 86040
  • 90th Percentile: 103660

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 47000
  • Median Salary 2007: 48140
  • Median Salary 2008: 56010
  • Median Salary 2009: 56010
  • Median Salary 2010: 57150
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

Soil and Plant Scientists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 58890
  • Median Salary 2007: 56290
  • Median Salary 2008: 57050
  • Median Salary 2009: 52700
  • Median Salary 2010: 53210
  • Total Employed 2006: 220
  • Total Employed 2007: 270
  • Total Employed 2008: 220
  • Total Employed 2009: 170
  • Total Employed 2010: 210

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 94780
  • Median Salary 2007: 96520
  • Median Salary 2008: 102200
  • Median Salary 2009: 107060
  • Median Salary 2010: 104330
  • Total Employed 2006: 540
  • Total Employed 2007: 620
  • Total Employed 2008: 600
  • Total Employed 2009: 500
  • Total Employed 2010: 540

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64850
  • Median Salary 2007: 66500
  • Median Salary 2008: 72070
  • Median Salary 2009: 75820
  • Median Salary 2010: 72630
  • Total Employed 2006: 105
  • Total Employed 2007: 110
  • Total Employed 2008: 120
  • Total Employed 2009: 160
  • Total Employed 2010: 160

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

Biostatisticians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 56690
  • Median Salary 2007: 58230
  • Median Salary 2008: 60010
  • Median Salary 2009: 62020
  • Median Salary 2010: 62070
  • Total Employed 2006: 320
  • Total Employed 2007: 340
  • Total Employed 2008: 240
  • Total Employed 2009: 250
  • Total Employed 2010: 250

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 33600
  • Median Salary 2007: 34840
  • Median Salary 2008: 35380
  • Median Salary 2009: 35640
  • Median Salary 2010: 36270
  • Total Employed 2006: 720
  • Total Employed 2007: 670
  • Total Employed 2008: 1220
  • Total Employed 2009: 1250
  • Total Employed 2010: 1190

Geneticists — Employment Trend

Geneticists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 67810
  • Median Salary 2007: 67720
  • Median Salary 2008: 68920
  • Median Salary 2009: 69200
  • Median Salary 2010: 71420
  • Total Employed 2006: 260
  • Total Employed 2007: 270
  • Total Employed 2008: 450
  • Total Employed 2009: 430
  • Total Employed 2010: 380

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57690
  • Median Salary 2007: 58990
  • Median Salary 2008: 62520
  • Median Salary 2009: 65240
  • Median Salary 2010: 66710
  • Total Employed 2006: 830
  • Total Employed 2007: 1030
  • Total Employed 2008: 930
  • Total Employed 2009: 710
  • Total Employed 2010: 640

Portland vs Oregon Biology Employment

Portland vs Oregon Biology Employment

  • Employed in Portland: 46.739% (3440)

Biology Schools in Portland, Oregon

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1. Reed College

3203 SE Woodstock Blvd
Portland, OR 97202-8199
(503) 771-1112

Reed College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Portland, OR and it offers one program in biology. Reed is a 4-year institution and it is one out of six Portland institutions offering biology.

2. The University of Portland

5000 N Willamette Blvd
Portland, OR 97203-5798
(503) 943-7911

The University of Portland, which is located just 11.0 miles from neighboring Lake Oswego, is near Portland, OR and it offers one program in biology. This mid-sized school is a 4-year institution and this school is one out of six Portland institutions offering biology.

3. Lewis & Clark College

0615 S W Palatine Hill Rd
Portland, OR 97219-7899
(503) 768-7000

Lewis & Clark College, which is 4.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Portland, OR and it offers one biology program. It is one of 4 liberal arts colleges in Portland.

4. Warner Pacific College

2219 SE 68th Ave
Portland, OR 97215-4026
(503) 517-1000

Warner Pacific College, which is 7.0 miles from Lake Oswego, is near Portland, OR and it offers one biology program. It is a 4-year institution and this school is one out of six institutions in Portland offering biology.

5. Portland State University

724 SW Harrison
Portland, OR 97201
(503) 725-3511

Portland State University, which is 7.0 miles from neighboring Tigard, is near Portland, OR. Portland State offers three programs in biology. More specifically, it offers students one degree at the bachelor's level in biology, one degree at the master's level in biology, and one degree at the doctorate level in biology. 28,035 students pursue degrees in 178 Portland State University programs, overall.