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Biology students collecting data in Andover Central park

The study of life is a great way to make a living

Get your foundation in biology at Butler. Butler's caring, experienced instructors provide hands-on learning and offer personalized attention. Whether you major in biology, nursing, healthcare, or biotechnology, biology classes at Butler prepare you for the rigors of transferring to a four-year science program of a career in biotechnology. Get to know your professor and learn with state-of-the-art equipment. 

Estimated tuition for Biology = $10,020**

**This includes two years of tuition based on being a Kansas Resident and taking 60 credit hours, estimated fees, and estimated books. Housing and meal plans not included. Fees may vary depending on specific degree path.

Classes You Take

Save time and money when creating your schedule. View your course sequence and determine how long your biology degree will take to finish.


The graph below illustrates local salaries based on a career path related to this degree. Each career path varies as does the necessary training required.* For further information, connect with your program’s lead instructor.


$31.35 hourly wage
46 annual job openings

427 Biologists are currently employed in Kansas.

*Salaries will vary based on degree level obtained and years of experience. The accuracy of EMSI data is deemed reliable but not guaranteed by Butler Community College and is subject to change.