Biology Degree at Palo Alto College (PAC)

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Biology Degree

The biology program at Palo Alto College prepares students for careers as laboratory technicians, scientific company sales representatives, animal technicians, greenhouse curators, environmental consultants, and more. The program focuses on the basic program of biology or the biological sciences. Program courses include: general biology, genetics, molecular ecology, and natural history and biodiversity. Get more details below including other Texas colleges that offer biology degrees.

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Students Enrolled in the Biology Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. Palo Alto College offers an associate's degree program in biology.

Students by Gender (2013)

 Graduates
Male4
Female9

Students by Race (2013)

 Graduates
Asian2
Hispanic7
White4

Career Options for Graduates

Upon completion of the Biology program at Palo Alto College, most students have pursued careers in the following fields:

Natural Sciences Managers

Description

Plan, direct, or coordinate activities in such fields as life sciences, physical sciences, mathematics, statistics, and research and development in these fields.

Career Outlook & Projects ()

According to the BLS, natural sciences managers employment is expected to grow at a rate of 7.7% from 2010 to 2020

Salary & Wages

  • San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX
    • Total Employment: 90
    • Average Hourly Rate: $43.58
    • Average Annual Salary: $90,640

Biologists

Description

Research or study basic principles of plant and animal life, such as origin, relationship, development, anatomy, and functions.

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary

Description

Teach courses in biological sciences. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Other schools offering Biology Programs in Texas

Biology programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.

C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctorate Degree (PhD,MD,...)

Our Lady of the Lake University - San Antonio

San Antonio, TX
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 20 students completed this program

Programs

  • Biology (B)

St Philips College

San Antonio, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College

Programs

  • Biology (A)

San Antonio College

San Antonio, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 90 students completed this program

Programs

  • Biology (A)

St. Mary's University

San Antonio, TX
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 56 students completed this program

Programs

  • Biology (B)

Trinity University

San Antonio, TX
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 33 students completed this program

Programs

  • Biology (B)

University of the Incarnate Word

San Antonio, TX
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 83 students completed this program

Programs

  • Biology (B,M)

Northwest Vista College

San Antonio, TX
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 14 students completed this program

Programs

  • Biology (A)

The University of Texas at San Antonio

San Antonio, TX
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 330 students completed this program

Programs

  • Biology (B,M)
  • Biomedical Science (B,M)

Texas Lutheran University

Seguin, TX
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 23 students completed this program

Programs

  • Biology (B)

Texas State University

San Marcos, TX
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Public College
  • 97 students completed this program

Programs

  • Biology (B,M)

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