Fitchburg has a general population of 39,102 and an overall student population of 7,119. Approximately 7,043 of Fitchburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer computer science programs.
Fitchburg State University is the largest computer science school in Fitchburg, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 26 students graduated from the Computer Science program at Fitchburg State University.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with a computer science degree in Fitchburg. If you decide to attend one of Fitchburg's computer science schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,420 per year in instate tuition and $23,500 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for computer science related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,870 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,200.
If you decide to work as a computer science professional in Fitchburg, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 435 computer science professionals in Massachusetts were working in the greater Fitchburg area. The government projects that the number of computer science professionals in Fitchburg will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Fitchburg is $93,530 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for computer science professionals.
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