Big Spring has a general population of 25,233 and an overall student population of 4,103. Approximately 119 of Big Spring's students are enrolled in schools that offer computer programming programs.
The largest computer programming school in Big Spring, by student population, is Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf. In 2010, approximately 0 students graduated from the Computer Programming program at Southwest Collegiate Institute for the Deaf.
If you decide to attend one of Big Spring's computer programming schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,712 per year in instate tuition and $17,722 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a computer programming program in Big Spring. And if you live on campus at one of the Big Spring-based computer programming schools, you will have an added expense of $4,221 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $4,807.
If you plan on staying in Big Spring after graduating from computer programming school, you should know that job prospects for computer programmers in Big Spring, which is the most popular computer programming profession, are not very good. The number of computer programmers in Big Spring is expected to decrease by -4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer programmers.