With an overall population of 11,260 and a student population of 1,450, approximately 1,450 of Palos Heights students attend one of Palos Heights's schools that offer computer science programs.
Of the 1 computer science schools in Palos Heights, the largest computer science school, by student population, is Trinity Christian College. In 2010, Trinity Christian College graduated approximately 2 students from its computer science program.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a computer science degree from one of Palos Heights's computer science schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,959 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a computer science program in Palos Heights. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,910 per year, on average, for room and board at Palos Heights-based computer science schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a computer science professional in Palos Heights, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 13,680 computer science professionals in Illinois. Of these computer science professionals, 10,270 were working in the greater Palos Heights area. The number of computer science professionals in Palos Heights is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for computer science professionals.