Searcy has a general population of 18,928 and an overall student population of 6,590. Approximately 6,484 of Searcy's students are enrolled in schools that offer computer science programs.
Searcy's largest computer science school is Harding University. In 2010, Harding University graduated approximately 10 students from its computer science program.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a computer science degree in Searcy. In 2009 tuition at computer science schools in Searcy was $13,580 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for computer science related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Searcy-based computer science schools, you will have an added expense of $6,224 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a computer science professional in Searcy, your job prospects are average. There were 1,450 computer science professionals working in Arkansas and 40 working in the greater Searcy area in 2010. The number of computer science professionals in Searcy is expected to increase by 9% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for computer science professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a computer science professional in Searcy is $67,470 per year, which is lower than the average for computer science professionals state-wide.