Each year, in Alaska, an average of 6 students graduate with credentials in computer science. If you too are interested in a career in computer science, Alaska has 1 computer science schools for you to choose from. At computer science schools in Alaska, you can expect to pay $5,138 per year in tuition for a degree in computer science.
Alaska's largest computer science school, which is located in Fairbanks, is University of Alaska Fairbanks. In 2009, a reported 6 students graduated with a computer science degree from University of Alaska Fairbanks. This was 100% of the total computer science graduates in Alaska for that year. Tuition at University of Alaska Fairbanks, was $5,138 per year in 2010.
A majority of computer science graduates choose to work as computer science professionals. If you are planning on working in the state after graduation, you should know that the job outlook for computer science professionals in Alaska is not very good. An estimated 400 computer science professionals are in Alaska state. The government expects, by 2018, for this number to decrease by 0%, or to 430 computer science professionals.
In Alaska, as a computer science professional, you can expect to earn a salary of anywhere from less than $71,703 per year to more than $121,687 per year. Computer Science Professionals in Alaska earn a median yearly salary of $95,860.