Birmingham is located in Jefferson county and has a population of 242,820.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in science schools in Birmingham during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $11,752.00. The average tuition was $12,812.00 for non-residents studying in Alabama.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for science schools in Birmingham is $767.00. Students who live on campus while attending a science school in Birmingham, can expect to pay an average of $6,794.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $4,325.00. There are two science colleges in Birmingham from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. 48 students were reported to have graduated from science programs in Birmingham in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Atmospheric and Space Scientists||$58,160.00||90|
|Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health||$56,700.00||320|