Waukesha, WI (population: 68,355) has one biology school within its city limits. Carroll University has a total student population of 3,403. It is the 1719th highest ranked school in the USA and the 24th highest in the state of Wisconsin (#1 is University of Wisconsin-Madison). To learn more about biology programs in Waukesha, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of biology professors at Carroll University such as Monika Baldridge, John Bennett, Lorine Brock, Lisa Conley, Sean Dougherty, and Lucas Hart.
Biology students from Waukesha 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. In fact, in the Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis area alone, there are ** employed zoologists and wildlife biologists earning an average salary of $67,370. Biological scientists in this area earn $72,980/yr and there are 90 employed.
Waukesha lies in Waukesha county, which is one of the 34 counties in Wisconsin. Overall, the Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis area has 817,060 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.0% unemployment rate, $21.19/hr average worker wage, and a $44,080 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.111 out of every 1000 jobs in Waukesha are held by biological scientists, and **/1000 are held by zoologists and wildlife biologists.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Carroll University ends up costing a student $19,409/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Waukesha|
|West Allis||WI||59,345||1||16.5935||7||10.6 miles|
|Fond du Lac||WI||42,100||2||22.0044||202||53.6 miles|
|Crystal Lake||IL||42,672||3||24.3677||64||54.1 miles|
|West Dundee||IL||-||1||23.2604||5||63.1 miles|
|Arlington Heights||IL||73,268||1||24.4091||3||65.0 miles|
|Hoffman Estates||IL||54,568||1||19.0736||10||65.9 miles|
|Mount Prospect||IL||52,994||2||36.9644||21||66.8 miles|
|Des Plaines||IL||57,512||1||11.0092||69||70.0 miles|
|Hanover Park||IL||-||1||22.3828||2||70.1 miles|