Ellisville, MS has sixteen biology schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Spring Hill College, the highest ranked school in this group with a biology program, has a total student population of 1,521. It is the 376th highest ranked school in the USA and the 3rd highest in the state of Alabama (#1 is Auburn University Main Campus). To learn more about biology programs in Ellisville, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of biology professors at Spring Hill College such as Charles Chester, Donald Culberson, David Dean, Deborah Fox, and Paul Kohnen.
Biology students from Ellisville schools who go on to become biologists, marine biologists, wildlife biologists, molecular biologists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 29,630 people working as biological scientists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $69,430. Also, Zoologists and wildlife biologists make on average $60,670 per year and there are about 17,460 of them employed in the US today.
Ellisville lies in Jones county, which is one of the 35 counties in Mississippi. Overall, the Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area has 129,220 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3.0% unemployment rate, $15.08/hr average worker wage, and a $31,360 average annual salary.
Of the 16 biology schools with a 100-mile radius of Ellisville, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Belhaven College comes out as the most expensive ($19,298/yr) for biology students, with East Mississippi Community College as the lowest, reported at only $3,796/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Ellisville|
|Bay Minette||AL||-||1||14.4825||35||97.8 miles|