Farmington has a total population of 4,098 and a student population of 2,361. Of these students, 2,361 are enrolled in schools that offer computer science programs.
Farmington's largest computer science school is University of Maine at Farmington. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Computer Science program at University of Maine at Farmington.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in computer science from computer science schools in Farmington in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,616 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Farmington computer science schools was an average of $28,032 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $720 for computer science related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,552 per year, on average, for room and board at Farmington-based computer science schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,000.
If you decide to work as a computer science professional in Farmington, your job prospects are not very good. There were 890 computer science professionals working in Maine and 240 working in the greater Farmington area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of computer science professionals is expected to increase by 5% in Farmington. 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 Farmington is $79,620 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for computer science professionals.