Biology Schools In Hawaii

There are 6 accredited biology schools in Hawaii for faculty who teach biology classes to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of biology and biology training in Hawaii, which includes biology training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Chaminade University of Honolulu

    3140 Waialae Avenue, Honolulu, Hawaii 96816-1578

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  2. University of Hawaii at Hilo

    200 W Kawili St, Hilo, Hawaii 96720-4091

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  3. University of Hawaii at Manoa

    2600 Campus Road, Hawaii Hall, Room 001, Honolulu, Hawaii 96822-2301

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  4. Hawaii Pacific University

    1166 Fort Street Mall, Suite 203, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813-2785

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  5. Kapiolani Community College

    4303 Diamond Head Rd, Honolulu, Hawaii 96816-4496

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  6. Brigham Young University-Hawaii

    55-220 Kulanui Street, Laie, Hawaii 96762-1294

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Hawaii Vs. National Biology Employment

Hawaii 1,940
National 232,950

Of all of the biology professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Hawaii.

Employment Growth for Biology professionals In Hawaii

1,820 1,910 1,900 1,950 1,940
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of biology professionals is growing in Hawaii. In 2010 there were 120 more biology professionals working in Hawaii than there were in 2006. This represents a 7% growth in the field. This growth is faster than the change in the number of biology professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of biology professionals has grown by 6% from 2006 to 2010.

Biology VS. All Professions salaries in Hawaii

$54,622 $56,862 $58,975 $61,768 $61,128
$46,651 $47,931 $49,192 $50,493 $52,227
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by biology professionals is increasing in Hawaii. In 2006 biology professionals made a mean salary of $54,622 per year, and in 2010 they made $61,128 per year.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Hawaii

10th percentile
$41,535
25th percentile
$48,677
50th percentile
$58,952
75th percentile
$69,602
90th percentile
$85,878

This represents a 11% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 107% pay differential between the highest paid biology professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of biology in Hawaii.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Hawaii

Biochemistry
$56,305
Biology
$61,128
Chemistry
$51,537
Physics
$97,670

In Hawaii, biology professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
0
bachelor
14
master
6
doctor
4
Certificate
1
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The number of students graduating from the 6 accredited biology schools in Hawaii is increasing. In 2006, 327 students graduated from biology courses in Hawaii. And in 2010, 343 students graduated.

Thus there was a 5% percent increase in the number of biology school degree or certificate graduates in Hawaii. A majority of these graduates, or 56%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in biology.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Hawaii

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