La Sierra University is a private university and has a tuition of $13,140. This tuition makes it very affordable among all universities in the country .
Among all private universities in the state of California, it is ranked 40 in terms of cost and is very affordable.
Biology graduates are employed in a broad variety of government and private sector positions including, but not limited to field positions (forest service, park service, fish and wildlife management, conservation, ecology), agriculture research or management, food manufacturing industries, waste management, environmental safety and testing, industrial quality control, pharmaceutical and immunochemical industries, biotechnology (genetic engineering, molecular biology, microbiology, immunology), health related research (cancer, infectious disease, genetics), health professions (medicine, dentistry, optometry, allied health, public health), and teaching at the secondary and college levels. Biological technicians typically need a bachelor’s degree in biology or a closely related field. Students seeking employment in dentistry or medicine must graduate from an accredited health professional school and complete any applicable internships residencies. The median annual wage of biological technicians was $41,650 in May 2015. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $26,610, and the top 10 percent earned than $69,180. The median annual wage of environmental scientists and specialists was $67,460 in May 2015. The lowest 10% earned under $40,350 and the top 10% earned over $118,070. The median annual wage for mathematicians was $111,110 in May 2015. The median annual wage for statisticians was $80,110 in May 2015. The median annual wage for biochemists and biophysicists was $82,150 in May 2015. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $44,640, and the highest 10 percent earned than $153,810. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $44,510, and the highest 10 percent earned than $155,180.According to the Medical Group Management Association’s Physician Compensation and Production Survey, median total compensation for physicians varies with their type of practice. In 2014, physicians practicing primary care received total median annual compensation of $241,273 and physicians practicing in medical specialties received total median annual compensation of $411,852.The median annual wage for psychologists was $72,580 in May 2015. Master of Arts: Administration Leadership (M.A.). Master of Arts: Teaching (NAD North America Division) (M.A.T.). Master of Arts: Curriculum Instruction (M.A.). Master of Arts: Neuroscience and Education (M.A.). Master of Arts: TESOL Concentration (M.A.). Master of Arts: Counseling LPCC Track (M.A.). Master of Arts: Counseling in Forensic Mental Health (M.A.).