Decorah has a general population of 8,172 and an overall student population of 2,519. Approximately 2,519 of Decorah's students are enrolled in schools that offer computer science programs.
Decorah's largest computer science school is Luther College. In 2010, approximately 12 students graduated from the Computer Science program at Luther College.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with a computer science degree in Decorah. If you decide to attend a computer science school in Decorah, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $32,290.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $910 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a computer science program in Decorah. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,380 per year, on average, for room and board at Decorah-based computer science schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $35,730.
If you plan on staying in Decorah after graduating from computer science school, you should know that job prospects for computer science professionals in Decorah, which is the most popular computer science profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 56 computer science professionals in Iowa were working in the greater Decorah area. Decorah's computer science professional workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer science professionals.
As a computer science professional in Decorah, you can expect to make an average salary of $61,210 per year. This is lower than the average salary for computer science professionals in the state.