There are schools offering science classes in Arizona!
Schools Offering Science Programs in Arizona
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Northern Arizona University, which is located in Flagstaff, is the top-ranked school in Arizona that has a science program. It received a ranking of 33rd in the country in 2010. 669 students graduated with a degree in science from Northern Arizona University in 2010. Tuition at Northern Arizona University was $7,672 per year.
Prescott College, which was ranked 45th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Arizona that has a science program. It is located in Prescott. 69 students graduated with degree in science from Prescott College in 2010. Tuition at Prescott College was $26,235 per year.
University of Phoenix-Online Campus, which was ranked 45th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Arizona that has a science program. It is located in Phoenix. In 2010, 7 students graduated from University of Phoenix-Online Campus science program. University of Phoenix-Online Campus charged in-state students $11,520 in tuition fees per year.
If you choose to attend a Arizona science school, average tuition will be $6,565 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $805 per year to $29,428 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Arizona science schools were charged at the following schools:
- Embry Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott - located in Prescott, students are charged $29,428 per year
- Prescott College - located in Prescott, students are charged $26,235 per year
- Argosy University-Phoenix Online Division - located in Phoenix, students are charged $19,812 per year
The science schools in Arizona that charged the lowest tuition rates were:
- Dine College - located in Tsaile, students are charged $805 per year
- Pima Community College - located in Tucson, students are charged $1,412 per year
- Northland Pioneer College - located in Holbrook, students are charged $1,414 per year
A science degree from an Arizona school... what next?
Environmental scientist, biology professor, science professor, biophysics scientist , and chemist are the professions of choice for a majority of science graduates in Arizona. Arizona had 4,260 science professionals in 2010. 340 of these science professionals were life scientists, 1,120 were environmental scientists, and 870 were biology professors. The largest populations of Arizona science professional are working in the following counties:
- Maricopa County - 2,860 science professionals
- Pima County - 690 science professionals
- Yuma County - 40 science professionals
The government projects that the number of science professionals in Arizona will grow by 13%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 4,630 science professionals working in Arizona. The greatest growth for science professional is predicted to be amongst Clinical Research Scientists, who are expected to increase by 37% by 2018.
On average, science professionals earn a salary of $71,334 per year in Arizona state. However, Arizona science professional earned anywhere in the range from as less than $26,110 per year to more than $130,980 per year in 2010. On average science professional earn the most in the following Arizona counties:
- Maricopa County - $75,958 per year
- Yuma County - $65,370 per year
- Pima County - $62,820 per year
The following counties in Arizona have the lowest average salaries for science professional:
- Coconino County - $51,240 per year
- Pima County - $62,820 per year
- Yuma County - $65,370 per year
On average, the highest paid science professionals in Arizona were:
- Biology Professor - $91,390 per year
- Biophysics Scientist - $86,220 per year
- Clinical Research Scientist - $80,580 per year
The science professionals with lowest average salaries in Arizona were:
- Environmental Scientist - $55,480 per year
- Science Professor - $50,290 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional Arizona statistics regarding a career in science. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as engineering or chemical engineering.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Science in Arizona
- Bachelor's Degree in Science in Arizona
- Master's Degree in Science in Arizona
- Doctoral Degree in Science in Arizona
- Certificate in Science in Arizona
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|7,486 miles from location||University of Phoenix-Online Campus||Phoenix||AZ||50.5302||n/a||291,070|
|7,481 miles from location||Arizona State University||Tempe||AZ||43.2134||40%||68,064|
|7,443 miles from location||University of Arizona||Tucson||AZ||39.7951||36%||38,767|
|7,445 miles from location||Pima Community College||Tucson||AZ||14.0724||n/a||35,880|
|7,491 miles from location||Grand Canyon University||Phoenix||AZ||26.2344||38%||34,205|
|7,478 miles from location||Mesa Community College||Mesa||AZ||13.2296||n/a||25,960|
|7,439 miles from location||Northern Arizona University||Flagstaff||AZ||67.3157||19%||23,597|
|7,484 miles from location||Rio Salado College||Tempe||AZ||21.6861||n/a||20,865|
|7,494 miles from location||Glendale Community College||Glendale||AZ||14.5633||n/a||20,154|
|7,489 miles from location||Phoenix College||Phoenix||AZ||12.4906||n/a||12,164|
|7,476 miles from location||Chandler/Gilbert Community College||Chandler||AZ||10.7366||n/a||11,058|
|7,477 miles from location||Scottsdale Community College||Scottsdale||AZ||11.959||n/a||10,923|
|7,482 miles from location||Paradise Valley Community College||Phoenix||AZ||11.9265||n/a||9,951|
|7,484 miles from location||Northcentral University||Prescott Valley||AZ||8.12951||n/a||8,376|
|7,642 miles from location||Arizona Western College||Yuma||AZ||15.3094||n/a||7,984|
|7,484 miles from location||GateWay Community College||Phoenix||AZ||13.1689||n/a||7,863|
|7,366 miles from location||Eastern Arizona College||Thatcher||AZ||16.7279||n/a||7,241|
|7,503 miles from location||Estrella Mountain Community College||Avondale||AZ||11.7243||n/a||7,202|
|7,568 miles from location||Mohave Community College||Kingman||AZ||10.6222||n/a||6,702|
|7,489 miles from location||Argosy University-Phoenix Online Division||Phoenix||AZ||n/a||n/a||6,185|
|7,484 miles from location||University of Phoenix-Phoenix-Hohokam Campus||Phoenix||AZ||8.96636||n/a||5,531|
|7,488 miles from location||South Mountain Community College||Phoenix||AZ||9.12971||n/a||5,444|
|7,381 miles from location||Cochise College||Douglas||AZ||15.2807||n/a||4,739|
|7,359 miles from location||Northland Pioneer College||Holbrook||AZ||8.71041||n/a||4,636|
|7,439 miles from location||Coconino County Community College||Flagstaff||AZ||7.48753||n/a||3,981|
|7,439 miles from location||University of Phoenix-Southern Arizona Campus||Tucson||AZ||9.04499||n/a||2,170|
|7,492 miles from location||Midwestern University||Glendale||AZ||0.436983||n/a||2,070|
|7,289 miles from location||Dine College||Tsaile||AZ||4.49402||n/a||1,935|
|7,491 miles from location||Embry Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott||Prescott||AZ||25.5283||36%||1,672|
|7,489 miles from location||Ottawa University-Phoenix||Phoenix||AZ||2.73172||n/a||1,127|
|7,494 miles from location||Prescott College||Prescott||AZ||55.3338||26%||1,119|
|7,489 miles from location||Argosy University-Phoenix||Phoenix||AZ||1.18787||n/a||885|
|7,484 miles from location||Arizona Christian University||Phoenix||AZ||22.2073||56%||401|
|7,438 miles from location||College America||Flagstaff||AZ||20.8117||n/a||279|
Curious what studying Science gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Arizona
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Postsecondary Teachers, All Other +||n/a||$50,290|
|Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health +||1,120||$55,480||33.3%|
|Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary +||870||$91,390||45.0%|
|Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists +||660||$80,580||46.7%|
|Life Scientists, All Other +||340||$68,910||325.0%|
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