Little Rock has a total population of 183,133 and a student population of 19,305. Of these students, 668 are enrolled in schools that offer computer science programs.
Of the 1 computer science schools in Little Rock, the largest computer science school, by student population, is Philander Smith College. In 2010, Philander Smith College graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in computer science.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in computer science in Little Rock in 2010. If you decide to attend a computer science school in Little Rock, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $9,000.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for computer science related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,850 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $14,070.
If you plan on staying in Little Rock after graduating from computer science school, you should know that job prospects for computer science professionals in Little Rock, which is the most popular computer science profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 computer science professionals in Arkansas were working in the greater Little Rock area. By the year 2018, the number of computer science professionals is expected to increase by 9% in Little Rock. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for computer science professionals.
As a computer science professional in Little Rock, you can expect to make an average salary of $90,760 per year. This is higher than the average salary for computer science professionals in the state.