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Genetics Schools in Alabama

14 Genetics students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Genetics is the 194th most popular major in the state out of a total 247 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Genetics Majors in Alabama

Genetics majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 8
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 6
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 6
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 6

Gender Distribution

In Alabama, a genetics major is more popular with men than with women.

Genetics Majors in AL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of genetics majors in Alabama is as follows:

  • Asian: 7.1%
  • Black or African American: 7.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 7.1%
  • White: 71.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 7.1%
Genetics Majors in AL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Genetics Grads in Alabama

In this state, there are 610 people employed in jobs related to a genetics degree, compared to 274,990 nationwide.

Genetics Jobs Nationwide vs. AL

Wages for Genetics Jobs in Alabama

Genetics grads earn an average of $90,300 in the state and $96,420 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There is one school in the state that offers this degree.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
21,923 Total Students

94% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The 5.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $17,005.

Genetics Careers in AL

Some of the careers genetics majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Biological Science Professors 13% $0
Medical Scientists 11% $56,950
Biological Scientists 4% $65,970

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

Major Annual Graduates in AL
General Biology 1,754
Physiology & Pathology Sciences 296
Ecology & Systematics Biology 58
Neurobiology & Neurosciences 58
Biotechnology 56
Microbiology Science & Immunology 56
Biochemistry & Biophysics 29
Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences 18

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