Medford has a total population of 55,765 and a student population of 10,678. Of these students, 10,252 are enrolled in schools that offer computer science programs.
Of the 1 computer science schools in Medford, the largest computer science school, by student population, is Tufts University. Approximately 7 students graduated in 2010 from Tufts University with credentials in computer science.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a computer science degree from one of Medford's computer science schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $40,342 per year in tuition costs.
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 $10,746 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in computer science, if you decide to work as a computer science professional in Medford, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 13,140 computer science professionals in Massachusetts, 8,950 were working in the greater Medford area. The government projects that the number of computer science professionals in Medford will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for computer science professionals.