With an overall population of 20,059 and a student population of 2,184, approximately 1,415 of Lake Forest students attend one of Lake Forest's schools that offer computer science programs.
The largest computer science school in Lake Forest, by student population, is Lake Forest College. In 2010, Lake Forest College graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in computer science.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in computer science in Lake Forest in 2010. If you decide to attend a computer science school in Lake Forest, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $34,206.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for computer science related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Lake Forest-based computer science schools, you will have an added expense of $8,006 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $38,994.
If you plan on staying in Lake Forest after graduating from computer science school, you should know that job prospects for computer science professionals in Lake Forest, which is the most popular computer science profession, are average. In 2010, there were 13,680 computer science professionals in Illinois. Of these computer science professionals, 1,120 were working in the greater Lake Forest area. Lake Forest's computer science professional workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for computer science professionals.