With an overall population of 20,013 and a student population of 11,350, approximately 11,308 of Hays students attend one of Hays's schools that offer computer programming programs.
The largest computer programming school in Hays, by student population, is Fort Hays State University. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Fort Hays State University with credentials in computer programming.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a computer programming degree in Hays. Tuition in 2009 at Hays's computer programming schools was $14,674 per year for instate students and $22,827 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $840 for computer programming related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,560 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,114.
After graduating with your credentials in computer programming, if you decide to work as a computer programmer in Hays, your job prospects are not very good. Hays's computer programmer workforce is projected to decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer programmers.