Biology Schools In Maryland

There are 31 accredited biology schools in Maryland for faculty who teach biology classes to choose from. The trends in Maryland's biology academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in biology includes 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. Bowie State University

    14000 Jericho Park Rd, Bowie, Maryland 20715-9465

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  2. Cecil College

    One Seahawk Drive, North East, Maryland 21901-1999

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  3. Washington Adventist University

    7600 Flower Ave, Takoma Park, Maryland 20912

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  4. Coppin State University

    2500 West North Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21216-3698

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  5. Frederick Community College

    7932 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, Maryland 21702-2964

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  6. Frostburg State University

    101 Braddock Road, Frostburg, Maryland 21532-1099

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  7. Goucher College

    1021 Dulaney Valley Rd, Baltimore, Maryland 21204-2794

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  8. Hagerstown Community College

    11400 Robinwood Dr, Hagerstown, Maryland 21742-6514

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  9. Harford Community College

    401 Thomas Run Rd, Bel Air, Maryland 21015-1698

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  10. Hood College

    401 Rosemont Ave, Frederick, Maryland 21701

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  11. Johns Hopkins University

    3400 N Charles St, Mason Hall, Baltimore, Maryland 21218-2688

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  12. Loyola University Maryland

    4501 N Charles St, Baltimore, Maryland 21210-2699

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  13. University of Maryland-University College

    3501 University Blvd East, Adelphi, Maryland 20783-8010

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  14. University of Maryland-Baltimore

    520 West Lombard Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201-1627

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  15. University of Maryland-Baltimore County

    1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, Maryland 21250

    157 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  16. University of Maryland-College Park

    College Park, Maryland 20742

    55 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  17. University of Maryland Eastern Shore

    J.T. Williams Hall, Princess Anne, Maryland 21853-1299

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  18. Montgomery College

    51 Mannakee Street, Rockville, Maryland 20850

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  19. Morgan State University

    1700 East Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, Maryland 21251-0001

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  20. Mount St. Mary's University

    16300 Old Emmitsburg Road, Emmitsburg, Maryland 21727-7799

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  21. College of Notre Dame of Maryland

    4701 N Charles St, Baltimore, Maryland 21210-2476

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  22. Salisbury University

    1101 Camden Ave, Salisbury, Maryland 21801-6862

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  23. St. Mary's College of Maryland

    18952 E. Fisher Rd, St. Mary's City, Maryland 20686-3001

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  24. Sojourner-Douglass College

    500 N Caroline St, Baltimore, Maryland 21205-1898

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  25. Towson University

    8000 York Rd, Towson, Maryland 21252-0001

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  26. Stevenson University

    1525 Greenspring Valley Rd, Stevenson, Maryland 21153-0641

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  27. Washington College

    300 Washington Ave, Chestertown, Maryland 21620-1438

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  28. McDaniel College

    2 College Hill, Westminster, Maryland 21157

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  29. Wor-Wic Community College

    32000 Campus Drive, Salisbury, Maryland 21804-7131

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  30. The Community College of Baltimore County

    7201 Rossville Blvd., Baltimore, Maryland 21237

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  31. Fortis College Landover

    4351 Garden City Drive, Landover, Maryland 20785-2223

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Maryland Vs. National Biology Employment

Maryland 9,880
National 232,950

Approximately 4% of the country's biology professionals work in Maryland state.

Employment Growth for Biology professionals In Maryland

9,210 9,290 9,850 9,950 9,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of biology professionals is growing in Maryland. There were 670 more biology professionals working in Maryland in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of biology professionals has grown by 7%. This is faster than the trend for biology professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of biology professionals has grown by 6% between 2006 and 2010.

Biology VS. All Professions salaries in Maryland

$73,157 $74,760 $76,178 $80,952 $83,323
$47,750 $50,212 $51,747 $52,671 $54,055
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Maryland, as the number of biology professionals is growing, the salaries earned by biology professionals are increasing. The mean salary for biology professionals in 2006 was $73,157 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $83,323 per year.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Maryland

10th percentile
$47,270
25th percentile
$60,557
50th percentile
$78,017
75th percentile
$100,940
90th percentile
$129,127

Thus, there was a 12% growth in biology professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 173% 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 Maryland.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Maryland

Biochemistry
$77,070
Biology
$83,323
Biomedical Engineering
$87,420
Chemistry
$64,135
Physics
$118,110

Biology professionals in Maryland earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
4
bachelor
30
master
24
doctor
15
Certificate
10
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The number of students graduating from the 31 accredited biology schools in Maryland is increasing. In 2006, 1,770 students graduated from biology courses in Maryland. And in 2010, 1,952 students graduated.

This represents a 10% increase in the number of biology degree or certificate school graduates in Maryland state. 36% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in biology.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Maryland

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