New Hampshire contains two schools that offer biotechnology programs. Plymouth State University, the highest-ranking biotechnology school in NH, has a total student population of 6,263 and is the 2025th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 biotechnology schools in New Hampshire, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Great Bay Community College comes out as the most expensive ($17,980/yr), with Plymouth State University as the lowest recorded at only $13,909/yr.
Biotechnology students from New Hampshire schools who go on to become biotechnologists, bioengineers, biomedical engineers, biophysicists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 166,860 people working as medical and clinical laboratory technologists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $55,620. Also, Biochemists and biophysicists make on average $88,550 per year and there are about 22,860 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the New Hampshire alone, there are employed biochemists and biophysicists earning an average yearly salary of $76,900. Medical and clinical laboratory technologists in this state earn $54,660/yr and there are 460 employed.
Also, within the biotechnology schools in New Hampshire, the average student population is 1,667 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 12 to 1. Aside from biotechnology, there are 1118 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,808 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $7,614, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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