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Genetics Schools in New York

In 2018-2019, 68 students earned their Genetics degrees in NY.

In terms of popularity, Genetics is the 247th most popular major in the state out of a total 335 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Genetics Majors in New York

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 32
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 22
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 22
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 22
Bachelor’s Degree 14

Gender Distribution

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

Genetics Majors in NY Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of genetics majors in New York is as follows:

  • Asian: 1.5%
  • Black or African American: 2.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 10.3%
  • White: 52.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 23.5%
  • Other Races: 8.8%
Genetics Majors in NY Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Genetics Grads in New York

There are 16,140 people in the state and 274,990 people in the nation working in genetics jobs.

Genetics Jobs Nationwide vs. NY

Wages for Genetics Jobs in New York

Genetics grads earn an average of $95,170 in the state and $96,420 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 10 colleges in New York that offer genetics degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

#1

SUNY Fredonia

Fredonia
14 Degrees in Major Awarded
65% Graduation Rate
4,655 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $15,139. 97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

#2

LIU Post

Brookville
13 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
15,196 Total Students

96% of students get financical aid. In their early career, LIU Post grads earn an average salary of $33,900. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

10 Degrees in Major Awarded
96% Graduation Rate
31,077 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $66,500 after earning their degree at this institution. An average student at Columbia will pay a net price of $22,637. 58% of students get financical aid.

#4

Yeshiva University

New York
7 Degrees in Major Awarded
86% Graduation Rate
6,479 Total Students

The average student takes 4.16 years to complete their degree at Yeshiva. 89% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Graduates earn an average $41,300 after graduation.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
88% Graduation Rate
11,817 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.92 years to graduate. 88% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. The 1.80% student loan default rate is lower than average.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
93% Graduation Rate
23,600 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $30,494. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 60% of students receive it. In their early career, Cornell grads earn an average salary of $64,800.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
31,503 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.25 years. The full-time teacher rate is 64%. In their early career, University at Buffalo grads earn an average salary of $40,800.

#8

Stony Brook University

Stony Brook
3 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
26,256 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $14,893. 18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate is 2.70% which is lower than average.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
#10

Hofstra University

Hempstead
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
60% Graduation Rate
10,871 Total Students

97% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. It takes the average student 4.18 years to graduate. This private school has an average net price of $32,435.

Genetics Careers in NY

Some of the careers genetics majors go into include:

Job Title NY Job Growth NY Median Salary
Biological Science Professors 23% $86,790
Medical Scientists 18% $78,900
Natural Sciences Managers 16% $124,560
Biological Scientists 12% $88,430

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

Major Annual Graduates in NY
General Biology 6,721
Biochemistry & Biophysics 834
Neurobiology & Neurosciences 769
Ecology & Systematics Biology 568
Physiology & Pathology Sciences 403
Other Biological Sciences 369
Biomathematics & Bioinformatics 284
Biotechnology 247

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