Biology Schools In Georgia

Biology classes faculty can choose to work at one of 51 accredited biology schools in Georgia. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Georgia, and the future trends in biology training at the following levels:

  • Biology Certificate
  • Associates degree in Biology
  • Bachelors degree in Biology
  • Masters degree in Biology
  • PhD degree in Biology


Schools

  1. Agnes Scott College

    141 E. College Ave, Decatur, Georgia 30030-3797

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  2. Albany State University

    504 College Dr., Albany, Georgia 31705

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  3. Andrew College

    501College St, Cuthbert, Georgia 39840-5550

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  4. Armstrong Atlantic State University

    11935 Abercorn St, Savannah, Georgia 31419-1997

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  5. Clark Atlanta University

    223 James P Brawley Drive, S.W., Atlanta, Georgia 30314-4391

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  6. Augusta State University

    2500 Walton Way, Augusta, Georgia 30904-2200

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  7. Berry College

    2277 Martha Berry Hwy NW, Mount Berry, Georgia 30149

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  8. Brenau University

    500 Washington Street SE, Gainesville, Georgia 30501-3668

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  9. Brewton-Parker College

    201 David-Eliza Fountain Circle, Mount Vernon, Georgia 30445

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  10. Clayton State University

    2000 Clayton State Boulevard, Morrow, Georgia 30260-0285

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  11. Columbus State University

    4225 University Ave, Columbus, Georgia 31907-5645

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  12. Covenant College

    14049 Scenic Highway, Lookout Mountain, Georgia 30750-4164

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  13. Dalton State College

    650 College Drive, Dalton, Georgia 30720-3797

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  14. DeVry University-Georgia

    1 West Court Square, Decatur, Georgia 30030-2556

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  15. Emmanuel College in Franklin Springs

    181 Springs St, Franklin Springs, Georgia 30639

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  16. Emory University

    408 Administration Building, 201 Dowman Drive, Atlanta, Georgia 30322

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  17. Fort Valley State University

    1005 State University Dr, Fort Valley, Georgia 31030-4313

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  18. Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus

    225 North Ave, Atlanta, Georgia 30332-0530

    36 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  19. Georgia Southwestern State University

    800 Georgia Southwestern State University Dr., Americus, Georgia 31709-4693

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  20. Georgia College & State University

    231 W Hancock Street, Milledgeville, Georgia 31061

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  21. Georgia Military College-Milledgeville Campus

    201 E Greene St, Milledgeville, Georgia 31061-3398

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  22. Georgia Southern University

    Hwy 301 South, Statesboro, Georgia 30460

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  23. Georgia State University

    33 gilmer st, Atlanta, Georgia 30303-3083

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  24. University of Georgia

    Athens, Georgia 30602

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  25. Gwinnett Technical College

    5150 Sugarloaf Parkway, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30043-5702

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  26. Kennesaw State University

    1000 Chastain Rd, Kennesaw, Georgia 30144-5591

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  27. LaGrange College

    601 Broad St., Lagrange, Georgia 30240-2999

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  28. Life University

    1269 Barclay Circle, Marietta, Georgia 30060

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  29. Central Georgia Technical College

    3300 Macon Tech Dr, Macon, Georgia 31206

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  30. Macon State College

    100 College Station Dr, Macon, Georgia 31206-5145

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  31. Medical College of Georgia

    1120 Fifteenth St, Augusta, Georgia 30912

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  32. Mercer University

    1400 Coleman Avenue, Macon, Georgia 31207

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  33. Morehouse College

    830 Westview Dr SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30314

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  34. North Georgia College & State University

    82 College Circle, Dahlonega, Georgia 30597-1001

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  35. Oglethorpe University

    4484 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30319-2797

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  36. Paine College

    1235 15th St, Augusta, Georgia 30901-3182

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  37. Piedmont College

    165 Central Ave, Demorest, Georgia 30535-0010

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  38. Reinhardt University

    7300 Reinhardt Circle, Waleska, Georgia 30183-2981

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  39. Savannah State University

    3219 College Street, Savannah, Georgia 31404-5310

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  40. Shorter University

    315 Shorter Ave, Rome, Georgia 30165

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  41. Spelman College

    350 Spelman Lane SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30314-4399

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  42. Southern Polytechnic State University

    1100 S. Marietta Parkway, Marietta, Georgia 30060-2896

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  43. Thomas University

    1501 Millpond Rd, Thomasville, Georgia 31792

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  44. Toccoa Falls College

    107 North Chapel Drive, Toccoa Falls, Georgia 30598-7062

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  45. Valdosta State University

    1500 N Patterson, Valdosta, Georgia 31698

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  46. Wesleyan College

    4760 Forsyth Rd, Macon, Georgia 31210-4462

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  47. University of West Georgia

    1601 Maple St, Carrollton, Georgia 30118-0001

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  48. Athens Technical College

    800 US Hwy 29 N, Athens, Georgia 30601-1500

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  49. Georgia Military College-Augusta Campus

    115 Davis Road, Martinez, Georgia 30907

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  50. Georgia Military College-Atlanta Campus

    320 W. Broad St Suite 200, Fairburn, Georgia 30213

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  51. Georgia Gwinnett College

    1000 University Center Lane, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30043

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Statistics

Professional Trends

Georgia Vs. National Biology Employment

Georgia 5,140
National 232,950

Of all of the biology professionals that work in the US, approximately 2% work in Georgia state.

Employment Growth for Biology professionals In Georgia

3,960 3,450 5,310 5,340 5,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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Biology is a growing field in Georgia. In Georgia, 1,180 more biology professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of biology has grown by 30% in Georgia. This growth is faster than the national trend for biology professionals which shows a 6% increase in the number of biology professionals working around the nation.

Biology VS. All Professions salaries in Georgia

$55,248 $59,235 $58,438 $59,980 $64,066
$42,452 $44,373 $45,309 $46,939 $48,171
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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The salaries paid to biology professionals are growing in Georgia. In 2006 biology professionals made a mean salary of $55,248 per year, and in 2010 they made $64,066 per year.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Georgia

10th percentile
$39,576
25th percentile
$48,466
50th percentile
$59,390
75th percentile
$78,104
90th percentile
$96,168

This represents a 14% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Georgia state, within the field of biology, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid biology professionals earn 143% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Georgia

Biochemistry
$75,937
Biology
$64,066
Biomedical Engineering
$71,340
Chemistry
$50,618
Physics
$128,390

In Georgia, biology professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Biology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Georgia

associate
7
bachelor
53
master
15
doctor
11
Certificate
2
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As the number of biology professionals is increasing in Georgia state, the number of students graduating from the 51 accredited biology schools in Georgia state is also increasing. In 2006, 1,811 students graduated from biology courses in Georgia. And in 2010, 2,302 students graduated.

There was an increase in the number of biology school degree or certificate graduates in Georgia by 27%. 60% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in biology.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Georgia

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