Oshkosh, WI (population: 63,983) has one biology school within its city limits. University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh has a total student population of 13,192. It is the 1948th highest ranked school in the USA and the 29th highest in the state of Wisconsin (#1 is University of Wisconsin-Madison). To learn more about biology programs in Oshkosh, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of biology professors at University of Wisconsin such as Greg Adler, McLynda Batterman, Margaret Beard, Stephen Bentivenga, Andrew Bosma, and Donna Charley-Johnson.
Biology students from Oshkosh 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.
Oshkosh lies in Winnebago county, which is one of the 34 counties in Wisconsin. Overall, the Oshkosh-Neenah area has 86,660 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 2.3% unemployment rate, $19.68/hr average worker wage, and a $40,930 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh ends up costing a student $9,958/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Oshkosh|
|Fond du Lac||WI||42,100||2||22.0044||202||18.0 miles|
|Green Bay||WI||101,191||7||25.235||199||44.3 miles|
|Wisconsin Rapids||WI||-||1||14.8847||67||67.7 miles|
|West Allis||WI||59,345||1||16.5935||7||74.6 miles|