Galveston has a total population of 57,247 and a student population of 6,371. Of these students, 2,167 are enrolled in schools that offer computer programming programs.
Of the 1 computer programming schools in Galveston, the largest computer programming school, by student population, is Galveston College. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Computer Programming program at Galveston College.
A total of 1 students graduated with credentials in computer programming from computer programming schools in Galveston in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Galveston's computer programming schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,640 per year in instate tuition and $10,540 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $878 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a computer programming program in Galveston. And if you live on campus at one of the Galveston-based computer programming schools, you will have an added expense of $3,600 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,566.
If you decide to work as a forensic science technician in Galveston, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,270 forensic science technicians in Texas, 310 were working in the greater Galveston area. The government projects that the number of forensic science technicians in Galveston will increase by 26% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic science technicians.
As a forensic science technician in Galveston, you can expect to make an average salary of $50,430 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic science technicians in the state.