There are 2 computer science schools in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Cambridge has a general population of 101,355 and an overall student population of 49,996. Approximately 38,035 of Cambridge's students are enrolled in schools that offer computer science programs.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology is the largest computer science school in Cambridge, based on student population. In 2010, Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduated approximately 309 students with credentials in computer science.
A reported 382 students graduated with credentials in computer science in Cambridge in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $37,397 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,075 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a computer science program in Cambridge. And if you live on campus at one of the Cambridge-based computer science schools, you will have an added expense of $11,608 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Cambridge after graduating from computer science school, you should know that job prospects for computer science professionals in Cambridge, which is the most popular computer science profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 computer science professionals in Massachusetts were working in the greater Cambridge area. The government projects that the number of computer science professionals in Cambridge will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for computer science professionals.
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