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Schools Offering Biology Programs in Wyoming


Approximately 1.2% of graduates in of Wyoming receive biology degrees every year. That means an estimated 167 biologists graduate from Wyoming's 8 biology schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Wyoming with a biology program is University of Wyoming, which is located in Laramie. In 2010, it was ranked 68th nationwide. In 2010, 112 students graduated from University of Wyoming's biology program. The tuition rate at University of Wyoming was $3,927 per year.

The second-ranked school in Wyoming that has a biology program is Western Wyoming Community College. Western Wyoming Community College, which was ranked 71st in the country in 2010, is located in Rock Springs. 8 students graduated with degree in biology from Western Wyoming Community College in 2010. Western Wyoming Community College charged in-state students $1,994 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Wyoming that has a biology program is Central Wyoming College. Central Wyoming College, which was ranked 80th in the country in 2010, is located in Riverton. In 2010, Central Wyoming College graduated 6 students from its biology programs. Central Wyoming College charged in-state students $2,136 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

Tuition at Wyoming's biology schools ranges from $3,927 per year to $1,848 per year. But, the average tuition is $2,370 per year. In 2010, the biology schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Wyoming were:

  1. University of Wyoming - located in Laramie, students are charged $3,927 per year
  2. Laramie County Community College - located in Cheyenne, students are charged $2,472 per year
  3. Sheridan College - located in Sheridan, students are charged $2,322 per year

The following Wyoming biology schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. Casper College - located in Casper, students are charged $1,848 per year
  2. Western Wyoming Community College - located in Rock Springs, students are charged $1,994 per year
  3. Eastern Wyoming College - located in Torrington, students are charged $2,016 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Wyoming statistics regarding a career in biology and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as biomedical engineering or biology.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Biology in Wyoming
  • Bachelor's Degree in Biology in Wyoming
  • Master's Degree in Biology in Wyoming
  • Doctoral Degree in Biology in Wyoming

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,030 miles from location University of Wyoming Laramie WY 32.3209 49% 12,427
6,992 miles from location Laramie County Community College Cheyenne WY 15.0278 n/a 4,905
7,048 miles from location Casper College Casper WY 19.9409 n/a 4,478
7,211 miles from location Western Wyoming Community College Rock Springs WY 29.2898 n/a 4,079
7,051 miles from location Sheridan College Sheridan WY 17.4917 n/a 3,899
7,149 miles from location Central Wyoming College Riverton WY 20.2082 n/a 2,330
7,138 miles from location Northwest College Powell WY 19.1349 n/a 2,099
6,950 miles from location Eastern Wyoming College Torrington WY 20.1348 n/a 1,391
 

Curious what studying Biology gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Wyoming

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Soil and Plant Scientists + n/a $47,930
2
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health + 410 $60,140 86.4%
3
Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists + 320 $54,400 18.5%
4
Biological Technicians + 290 $35,560 45.0%
5
Biological Scientists, All Other + 220 $59,350 4.8%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

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