Meridian has a general population of 39,968 and an overall student population of 3,997. Approximately 3,949 of Meridian's students are enrolled in schools that offer computer programming programs.
Of the 1 computer programming schools in Meridian, the largest computer programming school, by student population, is Meridian Community College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Computer Programming program at Meridian Community College.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a computer programming degree in Meridian. If you decide to attend one of Meridian's computer programming schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,705 per year in instate tuition and $11,085 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for computer programming related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,850 per year, on average, for room and board at Meridian-based computer programming schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,280.
If you decide to work as a computer programmer in Meridian, your job prospects are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of computer programmers is expected to increase by 1% in Meridian. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer programmers.