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Genetics Schools in Indiana

45 students earned Genetics degrees in Indiana in the 2018-2019 year.

In terms of popularity, Genetics is the 184th most popular major in the state out of a total 296 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Genetics Majors in Indiana

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 26
Master’s Degree 16
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 2
Post-Master’s Certificate 2
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 1

Gender Distribution

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

Genetics Majors in IN Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 6.7%
  • Black or African American: 2.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 0.0%
  • White: 71.1%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 8.9%
  • Other Races: 11.1%
Genetics Majors in IN Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Genetics Grads in Indiana

There are 5,310 people in the state and 274,990 people in the nation working in genetics jobs.

Genetics Jobs Nationwide vs. IN

Wages for Genetics Jobs in Indiana

In this state, genetics grads earn an average of $69,180. Nationwide, they make an average of $96,420.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 5 colleges in Indiana that offer genetics degrees. Learn about the most popular 5 below:

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
75% Graduation Rate
45,500 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $12,527. The full-time teacher rate is 96%. The average student takes 4.42 years to complete their degree at Purdue.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
29,537 Total Students

The average student takes 4.76 years to complete their degree at IUPUI. This public school has an average net price of $10,987. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.


Manchester University

North Manchester
8 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
1,415 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.14 years. The full-time teacher rate is 86%. Graduates earn an average $32,700 after graduation.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
41% Graduation Rate
12,144 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,119. 70% of the teachers are full time. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $31,800 a year.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
96 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 5 to 1.

Genetics Careers in IN

Some of the careers genetics majors go into include:

Job Title IN Job Growth IN Median Salary
Biological Science Professors 14% $85,260
Medical Scientists 11% $0
Biological Scientists 8% $68,110
Natural Sciences Managers 5% $54,350

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

Major Annual Graduates in IN
General Biology 1,598
Neurobiology & Neurosciences 333
Biochemistry & Biophysics 281
Other Biological Sciences 153
Physiology & Pathology Sciences 140
Biotechnology 73
Zoology 49
Ecology & Systematics Biology 45

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