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Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences Schools in California

1,816 students earned Cell Biology degrees in California in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences is the 70th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences Majors in California

Cell Biology majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 1,615
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 87
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 87
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 87
Master’s Degree 75
Associate’s Degree 39

Gender Distribution

In California, a cell biology major is more popular with women than with men.

Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences Majors in CA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of cell biology majors in California is as follows:

  • Asian: 43.9%
  • Black or African American: 1.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 15.1%
  • White: 24.7%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.8%
  • Other Races: 9.3%
Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences Majors in CA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences Grads in California

In this state, there are 59,850 people employed in jobs related to a cell biology degree, compared to 330,580 nationwide.

Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences Jobs Nationwide vs. CA

Wages for Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences Jobs in California

A typical salary for a cell biology grad in the state is $102,340, compared to a typical salary of $96,420 nationwide.

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There are 15 colleges in California that offer cell biology degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

724 Degrees in Major Awarded
92% Graduation Rate
43,185 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 67%. It takes the average student 4.19 years to graduate. This public school has an average net price of $14,846.

376 Degrees in Major Awarded
87% Graduation Rate
38,736 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,318. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 85% are considered full time. The average student takes 4.37 years to complete their degree at UCSD.

252 Degrees in Major Awarded
78% Graduation Rate
19,494 Total Students

In their early career, UC Santa Cruz grads earn an average salary of $33,800. 72% of students get financical aid. 77% of the teachers are full time.

202 Degrees in Major Awarded
91% Graduation Rate
44,371 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $44,500 a year. The 1.30% student loan default rate is lower than average. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 64% of students receive it.

52 Degrees in Major Awarded
92% Graduation Rate
48,321 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 9 to 1. In their early career, USC grads earn an average salary of $53,800. Of all the students who attend this school, 69% get financial aid.

49 Degrees in Major Awarded
81% Graduation Rate
26,314 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 85% are considered full time. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.30%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $39,000 a year.

43 Degrees in Major Awarded
73% Graduation Rate
25,547 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,743. 87% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 87% are considered full time.

39 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
16,670 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.90 years to graduate. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 4.90%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $48,900 a year.

30 Degrees in Major Awarded
85% Graduation Rate
38,634 Total Students

20 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $40,400 a year. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 87% are considered full time.

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
88% Graduation Rate
36,908 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $14,604. The student loan default rate is 1.70% which is lower than average. 68% of students get financical aid.

Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences Careers in CA

Some of the careers cell biology majors go into include:

Job Title CA Job Growth CA Median Salary
Biological Science Professors 19% $116,420
Biochemists and Biophysicists 14% $90,450
Medical Scientists 12% $99,100
Biological Scientists 12% $87,760
Natural Sciences Managers 11% $150,350
Microbiologists 10% $105,330

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to cell biology.

Major Annual Graduates in CA
General Biology 12,467
Biochemistry & Biophysics 2,153
Neurobiology & Neurosciences 1,312
Ecology & Systematics Biology 759
Microbiology Science & Immunology 576
Physiology & Pathology Sciences 371
Biomathematics & Bioinformatics 273
Biotechnology 265

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