With an overall population of 92,962 and a student population of 1,976, approximately 1,778 of Olathe students attend one of Olathe's schools that offer computer science programs.
MidAmerica Nazarene University is the largest computer science school in Olathe, based on student population. In 2010, MidAmerica Nazarene University graduated approximately 3 students from its computer science program.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a computer science degree in Olathe. If you decide to attend a computer science school in Olathe, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $19,146.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,180 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a computer science program in Olathe. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,452 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $23,315.
If you decide to work as a computer science professional in Olathe, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 2,370 computer science professionals in Kansas, 2,370 were working in the greater Olathe area. By the year 2018, the number of computer science professionals is expected to increase by 19% in Olathe. This projected 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 Olathe is $102,890 per year, which is higher than the average for computer science professionals state-wide.