General Biology at Purchase College
Purchase College is located in Purchase, New York and has a total student population of 3,685. In the 2020-2021 academic year, 28 students received a bachelor's degree in biology from Purchase College.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in General Biology section at the bottom of this page.
Purchase College General Biology Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Biology
Purchase College General Biology Rankings
The following rankings from College Factual show how the biology progam at Purchase College compares to programs at other colleges and universities.
Note: While rankings may be a good starting point when you're researching a school, they don't necessarily highlight all of a school's strengths. Don't forget to check out the other details that are available for a school to see if it has what you're looking for in a program.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The biology major at Purchase College is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for General Biology. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
|Best Value General Biology Bachelor’s Degree Schools||402|
|Most Focused General Biology Bachelor’s Degree Schools||720|
|Best General Biology Schools||805|
|Most Popular General Biology Schools||833|
|Most Focused General Biology Schools||845|
Earnings of Purchase College Biology Graduates
The median salary of biology students who receive their bachelor's degree at Purchase College is $23,844. Unfortunately, this is lower than the national average of $27,253 for all biology students.
Biology Student Demographics at Purchase College
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the biology majors at Purchase College.
Purchase College General Biology Bachelor’s Program
Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 22% more racial-ethnic minorities in its biology bachelor's program than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Purchase College with a bachelor's in biology.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||4|
|Hispanic or Latino||10|
Purchase College also has a doctoral program available in biology. In 2021, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Careers That Biology Grads May Go Into
A degree in biology can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NY, the home state for Purchase College.
|Occupation||Jobs in NY||Average Salary in NY|
|High School Teachers||74,830||$85,300|
|Biological Science Professors||4,590||$102,800|
|Natural Sciences Managers||1,360||$148,460|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Rschaming under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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