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General Biology at SUNY Old Westbury

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General Biology at SUNY Old Westbury

If you are interested in studying general biology, you may want to check out the program at SUNY Old Westbury. The following information will help you decide if it is a good fit for you.

SUNY Old Westbury is located in Old Westbury, New York and approximately 5,007 students attend the school each year. In the 2020-2021 academic year, 80 students received a bachelor's degree in biology from SUNY Old Westbury.

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.

SUNY Old Westbury General Biology Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Biology

SUNY Old Westbury General Biology Rankings

The following rankings from College Factual show how the biology progam at SUNY Old Westbury compares to programs at other colleges and universities.

Note: Rankings don't always give a complete picture of a school's strengths and weaknesses, so it's a good idea to extend your research and also look at other factors when trying to decide if the school is right for you.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

The biology major at SUNY Old Westbury 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.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Value General Biology Bachelor’s Degree Schools 210
Best Value General Biology Schools 222
Most Focused General Biology Schools 274
Most Popular General Biology Bachelor’s Degree Schools 306
Most Popular General Biology Schools 366
Best General Biology Bachelor’s Degree Schools 536

Earnings of SUNY Old Westbury Biology Graduates

The median salary of biology students who receive their bachelor's degree at SUNY Old Westbury is $31,905. This is great news for graduates of the program, since this figure is 17% higher than the national average of $27,253 for all biology bachelor's degree recipients.


Biology Student Demographics at SUNY Old Westbury

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the biology majors at SUNY Old Westbury.

SUNY Old Westbury General Biology Bachelor’s Program

69% Women
79% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
During the 2020-2021 academic year, 80 biology majors earned their bachelor's degree from SUNY Old Westbury. Of these graduates, 31% were men and 69% were women.


Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 33% 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 SUNY Old Westbury with a bachelor's in biology.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 22
Black or African American 25
Hispanic or Latino 14
White 15
International Students 0
Other Races/Ethnicities 4

SUNY Old Westbury 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 SUNY Old Westbury.

Occupation Jobs in NY Average Salary in NY
High School Teachers 74,830 $85,300
Medical Scientists 9,500 $95,170
Biological Science Professors 4,590 $102,800
Natural Sciences Managers 1,360 $148,460
Biological Scientists 690 $89,000


*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.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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