With an overall population of 17,299 and a student population of 1,178, approximately 1,178 of Takoma Park students attend one of Takoma Park's schools that offer computer science programs.
Washington Adventist University is the largest computer science school in Takoma Park, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 1 students graduated from the Computer Science program at Washington Adventist University.
A reported 1 students graduated with credentials in computer science in Takoma Park in 2010. If you decide to attend a computer science school in Takoma Park, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $19,480.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for computer science related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,200 per year, on average, for room and board at Takoma Park-based computer science schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $21,780.
If you plan on staying in Takoma Park after graduating from computer science school, you should know that job prospects for computer science professionals in Takoma Park, which is the most popular computer science profession, are good. In 2010, of the 7,840 computer science professionals in Maryland, 3,150 were working in the greater Takoma Park area. Takoma Park's computer science professional workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for computer science professionals.