In addition to meeting application requirements, you’ll have to consider how much it will cost to study at your dream school. Colleges and universities offer scholarships and financial aid, as do corporations, associations, and the government. You might be surprised by the options you discover. To help you get a sense of your baseline education costs, here are the typical tuition rates for a physiology degree:

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 11,932 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

42% above average compared to other degrees

$ 34,269 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

71% above average compared to other degrees

$ 17,530 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

46% below average compared to other degrees

What do physiology graduates earn?

Physiology students make an average of $59,169 per year after graduation. This is 11% below average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

27% of physiology graduates are underpaid (those who make less than $40,000 per year.) This rate is high compared to other degrees across the country.

$ 59,169 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Bottom 36% of degrees

27%
% of people underpaid in 2019

32% above average compared to other degrees

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