With an overall population of 10,232 and a student population of 1,877, approximately 1,877 of Atchison students attend one of Atchison's schools that offer computer science programs.
The largest computer science school in Atchison, by student population, is Benedictine College. In 2010, Benedictine College graduated approximately 2 students from its computer science program.
A reported 2 students graduated with credentials in computer science in Atchison in 2010. In 2009 tuition at computer science schools in Atchison was $19,500 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,400 for computer science related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,575 per year, on average, for room and board at Atchison-based computer science schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Atchison after graduating from computer science school, you should know that job prospects for computer science professionals in Atchison, which is the most popular computer science profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 computer science professionals in Kansas were working in the greater Atchison area. By the year 2018, the number of computer science professionals is expected to increase by 19% in Atchison. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer science professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a computer science professional in Atchison is $71,680 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for computer science professionals.