District Of Columbia contains two schools that offer laboratory programs. George Washington University, the highest-ranking laboratory school in DC, has a total student population of 25,061 and is the 52nd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 laboratory schools in District Of Columbia, both of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, George Washington University comes out as the most expensive ($27,966/yr), with Howard University as the lowest recorded at only $14,131/yr.
Laboratory students from District Of Columbia schools who go on to become laboratory analysts, laboratory technicians, clinical laboratory technicians, clinical laboratory researchers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 26,130 people working as computer and information scientists, research alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $105,370. Also, Biological scientists make on average $69,430 per year and there are about 29,630 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the District Of Columbia alone, there are employed biological scientists earning an average yearly salary of $104,350. Computer and information scientists, research in this state earn $111,100/yr and there are 330 employed.
Also, within the laboratory schools in District Of Columbia, the average student population is 6,076 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from laboratory, there are 1138 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 7,715 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $0, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.