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Biology Schools in Allentown, Pennsylvania

There are 45 schools located by Allentown, PA offering biology programs. 1,834 students graduated from programs at Allentown biology schools in 2010. 1,592 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 129 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

1,796 students graduate from programs in Allentown in biology, on average, every year. This accounts for close to 40% of students who schools in the state of Pennsylvania graduate from biology programs. Specifically, 16 students graduated with certificates in biology, 22 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,592 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 129 with a degree at the master's level, and 75 with a doctorate level degree.

45 biology schools are in Allentown. And of these, while 12 schools are public, 33 schools are private. While tuition at a public biology school varies from $7,680 to $13,293, private biology school tuition varies from $23,520 to $40,624.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $28,498. While the lowest tuition in Allentown, which is $7,680 each year, is at the Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, the highest tuition for biology programs, which is $40,624 every year, is at Haverford College.

Biology schools in Allentown offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Allentown, Pennsylvania

1,796 students graduate from programs in Allentown in biology, on average, every year. This accounts for close to 40% of students who schools in the state of Pennsylvania graduate from biology programs. Specifically, 16 students graduated with certificates in biology, 22 with a degree at the associate's level, 1,592 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 129 with a degree at the master's level, and 75 with a doctorate level degree.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Allentown, Pennsylvania

  • Certificate 2006: 4
  • Certificate 2007: 8
  • Certificate 2008: 18
  • Certificate 2009: 8
  • Certificate 2010: 16
  • Associate 2006: 16
  • Associate 2007: 12
  • Associate 2008: 14
  • Associate 2009: 16
  • Associate 2010: 22
  • Bachelor 2006: 1319
  • Bachelor 2007: 1396
  • Bachelor 2008: 1527
  • Bachelor 2009: 1534
  • Bachelor 2010: 1592
  • Master 2006: 100
  • Master 2007: 102
  • Master 2008: 123
  • Master 2009: 139
  • Master 2010: 129
  • Doctorate 2006: 80
  • Doctorate 2007: 77
  • Doctorate 2008: 77
  • Doctorate 2009: 72
  • Doctorate 2010: 75

Biology Program Availability in Allentown, Pennsylvania

Schools in Allentown offer a total of 79 biology programs. Of these programs, 60.8% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the doctoral level, and the associates level.

Biology Program Availability in Allentown, Pennsylvania

  • Certificate: 2
  • Associate: 4
  • Bachelor: 48
  • Master: 17
  • Doctorate: 8

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

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Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

Soil and Water Conservationists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 15240
  • 25th Percentile: 21300
  • Median: 44060
  • 75th Percentile: 58200
  • 90th Percentile: 77780

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 59990
  • 25th Percentile: 84290
  • Median: 124870
  • 75th Percentile: 163910
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25330
  • 25th Percentile: 29090
  • Median: 35130
  • 75th Percentile: 43790
  • 90th Percentile: 55510

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 53790
  • Median Salary 2007: 56295
  • Median Salary 2008: 59700
  • Median Salary 2009: 61770
  • Median Salary 2010: 61160
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Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

Soil and Water Conservationists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 38120
  • Median Salary 2007: 38940
  • Median Salary 2008: 40720
  • Median Salary 2009: 41720
  • Median Salary 2010: 44060
  • Total Employed 2006: 30
  • Total Employed 2007: 30
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 139565
  • Median Salary 2007: 145085
  • Median Salary 2008: 157300
  • Median Salary 2009: 114770
  • Median Salary 2010: 124870
  • Total Employed 2006: 45
  • Total Employed 2007: 45
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 33930
  • Median Salary 2007: 36770
  • Median Salary 2008: 33300
  • Median Salary 2009: 37910
  • Median Salary 2010: 35130
  • Total Employed 2006: 225
  • Total Employed 2007: 215
  • Total Employed 2008: 225
  • Total Employed 2009: 230
  • Total Employed 2010: 180

Allentown vs Pennsylvania Biology Employment

Allentown vs Pennsylvania Biology Employment

  • Employed in Allentown: 3.453% (280)

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1. Cedar Crest College

100 College Drive
Allentown, PA 18104-6196
(610) 606-4666

Cedar Crest College offers three biology programs. Students are offered three degrees at the bachelor's level in biology by it. This small school, which is 48.0 miles from Trenton, is near Allentown, PA. This school is a 4-year institution and this liberal arts college is one out of four Allentown institutions offering biology.

2. Muhlenberg College

2400 Chew Street
Allentown, PA 18104
(484) 664-3100

Muhlenberg College offers one program in biology and this school, which is 1.3 miles from the center of the city, is located in Allentown, PA. It is a 4-year institution and it is one out of four Allentown institutions offering biology.