With an overall population of 41,464 and a student population of 8,315, approximately 8,087 of Gilroy students attend one of Gilroy's schools that offer computer programming programs.
Gilroy's largest computer programming school is Gavilan College. In 2010, Gavilan College graduated approximately 4 students from its computer programming program.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a computer programming degree in Gilroy. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $677 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a computer programming program in Gilroy.
Many computer programming graduates choose to work as forensic science technicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Gilroy, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,800 forensic science technicians in California, 50 were working in the greater Gilroy area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic science technicians is expected to increase by 16% in Gilroy. 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 Gilroy is $72,570 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for forensic science technicians.