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Biology Schools in Charleston, West Virginia

There are five schools near Charleston, WV offering biology programs. 155 students graduated from programs at Charleston biology schools in 2010. 137 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 18 students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

On average, 139 students graduate from biology programs in this city per year. This accounts for 38% of biology students who West Virginia schools graduate. Of those, 137 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in biology and 18 with a degree at the master's level.

Five biology schools are located in Charleston. And out of these, two schools are private, while three schools are public. While tuition at a private biology school varies from $7,200 to $24,700, public biology school tuition varies from $4,544 to $5,285.

Average tuition for programs in biology is $9,030. While the highest tuition for biology programs, which is $24,700 each year, is at the University of Charleston, the lowest tuition in Charleston, which is $4,544 per year, is at West Virginia State University.

Biology schools in Charleston offer bachelors degrees and masters degrees.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Charleston, West Virginia

On average, 139 students graduate from biology programs in this city per year. This accounts for 38% of biology students who West Virginia schools graduate. Of those, 137 students graduated with a bachelor's level degree in biology and 18 with a degree at the master's level.

Biology Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Charleston, West Virginia

  • Bachelor 2006: 115
  • Bachelor 2007: 139
  • Bachelor 2008: 108
  • Bachelor 2009: 119
  • Bachelor 2010: 137
  • Master 2006: 13
  • Master 2007: 23
  • Master 2008: 15
  • Master 2009: 17
  • Master 2010: 18

Biology Program Availability in Charleston, West Virginia

Schools in Charleston offer a total of six biology programs. Of these programs, around 83.3% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level.

Biology Program Availability in Charleston, West Virginia

  • Bachelor: 5
  • Master: 1

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

Microbiologists — Salary by Percentile

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  • Median: 38425
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Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Water Resource Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 38880
  • 25th Percentile: 54010
  • Median: 70110
  • 75th Percentile: 78000
  • 90th Percentile: 95130

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Biological Technicians — Salary by Percentile

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  • Median: 19870
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Microbiologists — Employment Trend

Microbiologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 33550
  • Median Salary 2007: 35370
  • Median Salary 2008: 37510
  • Median Salary 2009: 38810
  • Median Salary 2010: 38425
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 55
  • Total Employed 2009: 55
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

Water Resource Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 76120
  • Median Salary 2007: 72990
  • Median Salary 2008: 70290
  • Median Salary 2009: 70200
  • Median Salary 2010: 70110
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

Biological Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 28470
  • Median Salary 2007: 19250
  • Median Salary 2008: 19550
  • Median Salary 2009: 19705
  • Median Salary 2010: 19870
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Charleston vs West Virginia Biology Employment

Charleston vs West Virginia Biology Employment

  • Employed in Charleston: 8.411% (90)

Biology Schools in Charleston, West Virginia

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1. The University of Charleston

2300 MacCorkle Avenue- SE
Charleston, WV 25304
(304) 357-4800

The University of Charleston, which is located just 45.3 miles from Huntington, is located just a short commute away from within Charleston and it offers one biology program.