Palm Desert has a total population of 41,155 and a student population of 10,286. Of these students, 10,193 are enrolled in schools that offer computer science programs.
Of the 1 computer science schools in Palm Desert, the largest computer science school, by student population, is College of the Desert. In 2010, College of the Desert graduated approximately 1 students from its computer science program.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a computer science degree in Palm Desert. In 2009 tuition at computer science schools in Palm Desert was $762 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for computer science related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a computer science professional in Palm Desert, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 41,200 computer science professionals in California. Of these computer science professionals, 1,130 were working in the greater Palm Desert area. The government projects that the number of computer science professionals in Palm Desert will increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer science professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a computer science professional in Palm Desert is $103,760 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for computer science professionals.