Avondale has a total population of 35,883 and a student population of 11,205. Of these students, 7,202 are enrolled in schools that offer computer programming programs.
Estrella Mountain Community College is the largest computer programming school in Avondale, based on student population. Approximately 6 students graduated in 2010 from Estrella Mountain Community College with credentials in computer programming.
In 2010, 6 students graduated with a computer programming certificate in Avondale. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,734 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for computer programming related books and supplies every year.
Many computer programming graduates choose to work as forensic science technicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Avondale, your job prospects are average. There were 690 forensic science technicians working in Arizona and 510 working in the greater Avondale area in 2010. The government projects that the number of forensic science technicians in Avondale will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic science technicians.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic science technician in Avondale is $49,680 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for forensic science technicians.