Coolidge has a total population of 7,786 and a student population of 6,795. Of these students, 6,795 are enrolled in schools that offer computer programming programs.
Of the 1 computer programming schools in Coolidge, the largest computer programming school, by student population, is Central Arizona College. Approximately 61 students graduated in 2010 from Central Arizona College with credentials in computer programming.
In 2010, 62 students graduated with a computer programming certificate in Coolidge. If you decide to attend one of Coolidge's computer programming schools, you can expect to pay an average of $10,822 per year in instate tuition and $16,814 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for computer programming related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Coolidge-based computer programming schools, you will have an added expense of $4,786 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,036.
Many computer programming graduates choose to work as forensic science technicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Coolidge, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 690 forensic science technicians in Arizona. Of these forensic science technicians, 510 were working in the greater Coolidge area. The number of forensic science technicians in Coolidge is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Coolidge is $49,680 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for forensic science technicians.