Twin Falls has a general population of 34,469 and an overall student population of 8,169. Approximately 8,133 of Twin Falls's students are enrolled in schools that offer computer science programs.
Twin Falls's largest computer science school is College of Southern Idaho. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from College of Southern Idaho with credentials in computer science.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,728 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Twin Falls computer science schools was an average of $17,048 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a computer science program in Twin Falls. And if you live on campus at one of the Twin Falls-based computer science schools, you will have an added expense of $4,780 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,948.
Many computer science graduates choose to work as computer science professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Twin Falls, your job prospects are good. There were 980 computer science professionals working in Idaho and 30 working in the greater Twin Falls area in 2010. Twin Falls's computer science professional workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer science professionals.
As a computer science professional in Twin Falls, you can expect to make an average salary of $68,080 per year. This is lower than the average salary for computer science professionals in the state.