Biology Schools In Wyoming

There are 8 accredited biology schools in Wyoming for faculty who teach biology classes to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the biology academic community in Wyoming, and the future trends in biology training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. Casper College

    125 College Dr, Casper, Wyoming 82601-4699

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  2. Central Wyoming College

    2660 Peck Avenue, Riverton, Wyoming 82501

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  3. Eastern Wyoming College

    3200 West C St, Torrington, Wyoming 82240-1699

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  4. Laramie County Community College

    1400 E College Dr, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82007-3299

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  5. Northwest College in Powell

    231 W 6th St, Powell, Wyoming 82435

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  6. Sheridan College

    3059 S Coffeen Ave, Sheridan, Wyoming 82801

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  7. Western Wyoming Community College

    2500 College Dr, Rock Springs, Wyoming 82902-0428

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  8. University of Wyoming

    Corner of Ninth and Ivinson, Laramie, Wyoming 82071

    152 U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Wyoming Vs. National Biology Employment

Wyoming 1,240
National 232,950

Approximately 1% of the country's biology professionals work in Wyoming state.

Employment Growth for Biology professionals In Wyoming

1,040 890 1,100 1,090 1,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Wyoming, biology is a growing field. 200 more biology professionals were working in Wyoming in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 19% growth in the field. 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 Wyoming

$46,434 $46,153 $46,310 $48,220 $51,476
$39,030 $40,775 $42,169 $45,101 $46,923
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to biology professionals are growing in Wyoming. In 2006 biology professionals made a mean salary of $46,434 per year, and in 2010 they made $51,476 per year.

Salary percentiles for Biology professionals in Wyoming

10th percentile
$33,456
25th percentile
$40,946
50th percentile
$50,252
75th percentile
$61,646
90th percentile
$71,268

This represents a growth in salaries of 10%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of biology, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid biology professionals earning 113% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Wyoming state.

Average Salaries for Biology professionals and related professions in Wyoming

Biochemistry
$52,340
Biology
$51,476
Chemistry
$49,082

In Wyoming, biology professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

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

associate
11
bachelor
6
master
4
doctor
5
Certificate
0
Total26

As the number of biology professionals is increasing in Wyoming state, the number of students graduating from the 8 accredited biology schools in Wyoming state is decreasing. In 2006 there were 182 biology graduates from biology courses in Wyoming and in 2010 there were 167 graduates.

There was a decrease in the number of biology school degree or certificate graduates in Wyoming by 8%. 42% of these graduates received a associate's degree in biology.

Biology Faculty Salaries in Wyoming

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